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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
North Shropshire
Town
Myddle
County
Shropshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 14 November 1920
    Attended by: Maj Gen Lloyd
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14037
Current location

ST PETERS CHURCH
Myddle
North Shropshire
Shropshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 470 230
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A plain Latin cross on a tapering shaft, octagonal plinth, and three-stepped base. The inscription is carved onto three sides of the plinth and the top step. There is a carved foliate design at the top of the plinth.
Inscription
1914-1919/ (NAMES)/ 1939 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Asterley, A W
Bebb, J C
Boliver, E
Boliver, E A
Brown, F
Cholmondeley, H P G
Cooke, S C
Eaton, J
Ellis, E T
Garmston, J
See details for all 29 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 27
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 27
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: surname,rank
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height 3352mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
c. 2010: Memorial cleaned and lichen removed.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • 'Myddle War Memorial', Wellington Journal & Shrewsbury News, 20 November 1920, p. 9.

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