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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cenotaph
District
Sutton
Town
Carshalton
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
Maker
Sidney Tatchell FRIBA (Architect)
E H Bouchier FRIBA (Architect)
A Burslem & Son (Undefined)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 13th March 1921
    Attended by: MAJ GEN SIR JOHN LONGLEY KCMG CB
  • Dedicated
    Date: 13th March 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1184
Current location

Honeywood Walk
Carshalton
Sutton
Greater London
SM5 3NX
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 27891 64546
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Cenotaph set on a step and base with the names on plaques.
Inscription
THEIR NAME LIVETH/ FOR EVERMORE/ 1914-1918/ 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Adams, Albert J
Allen, Arthur John
Allen, George Victor
Allum, John
Astill, Reginald
Austin, Alfred Charles
Ayling, Harty
Babcock, Edward Salter
Baker, Arthur Sidney
Baker, Ernest
See details for all 232 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 243
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 243
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename,decorations
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cenotaph
    Measurements: depth 1000MM, height 4000MM, width 2500MM
    Materials: Stone - Portland
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • CARSHALTON 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
Feb 2012: Scrap metal dealer donates £21,000 to replace name plaques. Plans are in place to make new name tablets using Portland stone. Sep. 2011 plaques reported stolen. 23 Feb. 2010 Grade II listed Feb 2008 man jailed for two months for stealing York stone slabs from the memorial. April 2005 application for grant As originally constructed, the names were recorded with individual bronze letters set into the stone. In 1982 it was reported that many had dropped out and later replacement plaques were added.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Reference
  • Departments WM 772
  • Local Publication/Booklet 'Sutton Guardian' 10 Nov. 2011
  • Britain at War March 2012
  • Daily Mail 12, 13 / 5th Nov 2011 Metal thefts
  • Hansard Lords 3 Oct. 2011 col. 955
  • Carter Postcard Collection
  • Heritage Today by English Heritage Sep. 2004 p.32
  • Other website www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/9284111
  • Evening Standard 19 Feb. 2008

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