Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Hammersmith And Fulham
Town
Fulham
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: May 1923
    Attended by: Bishop of London
  • Unveiled
    Date: May 1923
    Attended by: Bishop of London
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
11921

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Current location

In SW section of the burial ground
All Saints Church
Church Gate
Fulham
Hammersmith And Fulham
Greater London
SW6 3JD
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 24282 75905
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Portland stone canopy supported by four ornate columns set into a square base. Within it is placed a Calvary Cross with bronze figure of Christ on an Oak Cross. The head of the Crucified Christ is erect as a symbol of victory over suffering. Inscription in bronze lettering on the front face of the base of the canopy.
Inscription
1914 - 1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Figure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
  • Fulham (All Saints) 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
1998: BRONZE FIGURE ON CROSS WAS STOLEN IN FEBRUARY. IT WAS RETURNED IN THE SAME YEAR.
Costs

Memorial: £800

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Arteaga, James, 'War Heroes' Horror: Shock as thieves take memorial from Fulham church', Fulham & Hammersmith Chronicle, Thursday 12 February 1998, p. 7.
  • Anonymous, 'All Saints' Memorial: Civilians and Children Included', Fulham Chronicle, 11 May 1923
  • Wheeler, Hilary, 'Assistant Memorials Officer's Report', Western Front Association Bulletin, October 1998, p. 17.
  • Wheeler, Hilary, 'Assistant Memorials Officer's Report', Western Front Association Bulletin, June 1998, no. 51, p. 20.
  • Gerrard, Michael, 'Thieves desecrate church by stealing war memorial', Shepherd's Bush Gazette, February 1998, p. 3.

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