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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Croydon
Town
Riddlesdown
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
THE ART MEMORIAL CO, MR F H AND J E GREENAWAY & NEWBERRY
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 12 Dec 1920
    Attended by: REV CANON H GRANVILLE DICKSON
  • Dedicated
    Date: 12 Dec 1950
    Attended by: REV F J GILBERT
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
10771
Current location

ST JAMES CHURCH
ST JAMES CHURCH
St James Rd
Riddlesdown
Croydon
Greater London
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 320 600
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A STONE CROSS SURMOUNTED BY A CRUCIFIX/THE SHAFT MOULDED NEAR THE TOP & AT THE BOTTOM RESTING ON A SQUARE PLINTH THAT HAS 4 CHAMFERED LEGS/THE SHAFT THE SHAFT BEING OCTAGONAL AND THE LEGS RECTANGULAR & ALL ON A SQUARE PAVED BASE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bard, E J
Batten, S P
Butcher, H T
Cavenagh, J C
Coe, F
Coe, H J
Cole, R G
Cox, J
Dennett, H
Edmunds, E
See details for all 58 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 22
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 22
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 58
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 58
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Unknown
    Measurements: height 3M
    Materials: Stone - Portland, Unknown
Listing information
  • Riddlesdown 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
Costs

Site: £232 2S 7D
Memorial: + £15 10S

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Reference
  • C46

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