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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Haringey
Town
Wood Green
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 06th April 1919
    Attended by: Rev H S Isaacs
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
11966
Current location

In front of St Saviours Court (new housing)
St Saviours Church (demolished)
Alexandra Park Road
Wood Green
Haringey
Greater London
N22 7AZ
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 29675 90488
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Two-stepped square base surmounted by plinth, tapering shaft and ornate cross. Inscription in black lettering on the sides of the plinth on white stone tablet. A number of steps lead up to the cross.
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: 1916/ (NAMES)/ THIS CROSS IS ERECTED BY PARISHIONERS AND FRIENDS OF S. SAVIOURS./ IN PROUD AND LOVING MEMORY OF MEN OF THIS CHURCH WHO COUNTING NO COST TOO GREAT, GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE WAR./ 1914 - 1919 (EXACT INSCRIPTION UNKNOWN) 3 O'CLOCK FACE: 1915/ (NAMES)/ "THESE IN THE GLORIOUS MORNING OF THEIR DAYS / FOR ENGLAND'S SAKE, LOST ALL BUT ENGLAND'S PRAISE"/ THIS MEMORIAL WAS UNVEILED BY/ REVD H. SEYMOUR-ISAACS, M.A. FIRST/ VICAR OF THIS PARISH ON 6TH APRIL 1919.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Buchanan, J
Campbell, J C
Dickinson, S
Druett, L M
Gates, D L
Latham, J
Miles, M R
Williams, S C
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died
    Order of information: year died,surname,rank
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height C 15FT, width C 8FT
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • ST SAVIOUR'S 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
NEW HOUSING DEVELOPMENT BUILT AROUND MEMORIAL.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Responsibility
HARINGEY COUNCIL

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