Sulhamstead

Our reference
7785
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Ceremony
  • Faculty Granted : 1920

Current location

ST MICHAELS CHURCH (DEMOLISHED),Sulhamstead,Newbury,Berkshire,England
OS Grid Ref.: SU 639 685
Denomination: Church of England

Description

CELTIC CROSS WITH PLAQUE STANDING BEHIND IT. PLAQUE WAS PRESUMABLY INSIDE CHURCH PRIOR TO DEMOLITION.

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 19
Served and returned: 0
Died: 19
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: Unknown

Component

Cross
Condition: Good
Measurements: depth 20MM , height 3000MM , width 40MM
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Component

Plaque
Condition: Good
Measurements: depth 300MM , height 1250MM , width 2000MM
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Faculty Granted
Date: 1920
Attended by: UNKNOWN

History

CHURCH WAS DEMOLISHED. ABOVE PARISH COUNCILS BECAME RESPONSIBLE FOR THE MAINTENANCE OF THE CHURCHYARD WHICH IS STILL IN USE.

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

ST MARYS SULHAMSTEAD ANDST PETERS UFTON NERVET PCC

Notes

BERKSHIRE RECORD OFFICE, DP 124 6/5/1, CPC 124/2/1

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Archive for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this will be included in the record during 2015.

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