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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Wirral
Town
Higher Bebington
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1281
Current location

63
Town Lane
Higher Bebington
Wirral
Merseyside
CH63 5JF
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 32488 85098
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
CROSS OF SACRIFICE ON EIGHT-SIDED PLINTH, AND 2 STONES OF REMEMBRANCE 17 NAMES ON LARGER STONE:6 ON SMALLER ONE
Inscription
(LARGER STONE OF REMEMBRANCE) 1914-1919 1939-1945/(NAMES)/THEIR NAME LIVETH/FOR EVERMORE (SMALLER STONE OF REMEMBRANCE) (NAMES) THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, C J
Burns, J
Childs, G
Clarke, A
Cleary, T
Edge, D
Finn, J
Formston, J
Goodlow, J H
Graham, E A
See details for all 23 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 23
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 23
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,age of death
    Order of information: surname,rank,regiment,year died,age of death
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 2400MM, height 4500MM, width 2400MM
    Materials: Stone - Portland
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate
Responsibility
WIRRAL BOROUGH COUNCIL

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