Holy Trinity

WM reference
53352
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Current location

ENTRANCE TO CHURCH YARD
HOLY TRINITY CHURCH
Great Hockham
Breckland
Norfolk
England
OS Grid Ref.: TL 950 920
Denomination: Church of England

Description

PLAIN WHITE SQUARE EDGED CROSS ON THREE STEPPED BASE. ILLUMINATED ROLL OF HONOUR FOR THOSE WHO SERVED AND DIED IN WW1 IS HELD IN THE CHURCH. CROSSED RIFLES IN WREATH CARVED INTO CROSS AT TOP OF INSCRIPTION

Inscription

1914 1919/ TO THE MEMORY OF / (NAMES)/ 1939-1945/ (NAMES)/ EUROPEAN WAR/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVER

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Bell, John C
Bunnett, Harry
Burlingham, Edward G
Church, Edward W
Crawford, S J
Edwards, Thomas Aj
Ellis, George H
Frost, George E
Gates, Frederick Jh
Kerridge, Reginald E
See details for all 17 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 17
Served and returned: 0
Died: 17
Exact count: yes
Information shown: year died,forename
Order of information: year died,forename

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 5
Served and returned: 0
Died: 5
Exact count: yes
Information shown: year died,forename
Order of information: year died,forename

Component

Cross
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stone - Portland
Listed?: No

Component

Roll of honour
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Paper
Listed?: No

History

2013: Repair to cross by the insertion of a steel pin through the crack. Funded by War Memorials Trust. 2010: Inspected by Brets of Watton. Advised that cross has cracked and needs supports. Repairs are planned. Memorial cleaned at this date. 01/12/2007: Grade 2 listed. 2007: Further set of paving stones laid in place of the gravel, which was causing problems. Carried out by Gt Hockham Parish Council. 2000: New paving stones and gravel laid around the memorial by Wretham and Hockham RBL. 1998: Cleaned.

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

GREAT HOCKHAM PARISH COUNCIL

Reference

War Memorials Trust

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