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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Sedgefield
Town
Byers Green
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
10304
Current location

ON HIGH STREET ADJACENT TO ST PETERS COF E CHURCH
OPPOSITE RECREATIONAL GREEN
Byers Green
Sedgefield
Durham
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 220 340
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
"MALTESE CROSS"
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 9
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 37
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 37
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Column
    Measurements: height 9FT, width 4FT
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Byers Green War Memorial
  • Grade II
  • 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
WROUHGT IRON GATES ARE TO CONTAIN WREATHS IN THE FUTURE
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate,public
Responsibility
SPENNYMOOR TOWN COUNCIL

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