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Memorial details

Memorial type
Garden
District
South Holland
Town
Spalding
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
SIR EDWIN LUTYENS
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 8 June 1922
    Attended by: Gen Sir Ian Hamilton GCB GCMG DSO
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
103
Current location

Ayscoughfee Gardens
Churchgate
Spalding
South Holland
Lincolnshire
PE11 2PG
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 24918 22265
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Cloister with names inscribed into interior wall. Stone of remembrance stands in front of the cloister on a three stepped base.
Inscription
IN LOVE AND HONOUR OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE YEARS OF WAR MCMXIV - MCMXIX THIS MEMORIAL IS RAISED IN THEIR HOME BY THE MEN AND WOMEN OF SPALDING / 1914-1918 1939-1945 Stone: 1914 THEIR NAME LIVETH 1939/ 1918 FOR EVERMORE 1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Cecil Sydney
Allcock, W
Allen, E
Alves, Alex
Anderson, John
Anderson, T
Andrew, Albert
Andrews, Harry
Archer, A
Arthurton, A R
See details for all 224 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 224
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 224
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Building
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Spalding War Memorial
  • Grade I
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
History
c1945: stone of remembrance was added
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Responsibility
South Holland District Council
Reference
  • Unveiling Programme/ Order of Service 8 June 1922
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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