Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
West Dorset
Town
Cattistock
County
Dorset
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1022

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Current location

Located in the churchyard.
Church of St Peter and St Paul
South Drive
Cattistock
West Dorset
Dorset
DT2 0JG
England

OS Grid Ref: SY 59111 99541
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Celtic cross on a square block. It is surrounded by a stone kerb. On the shaft of the cross is carved a laurel wreath and the names are engraved on the block.
Inscription
IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 / [14 Names] / GRANT THEM O LORD ETERNAL REST: AND LET LIGHT PERPETUAL SHINE UPON THEM / 1939-1945 / [3 Names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forname, surname, rank
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height 3352.8mm
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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