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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Daventry
Town
Crick
County
Northamptonshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
Maker
MESSRS J G PULLEN & SONS (Mason)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 31st October 1920
    Attended by: General The Lord Horne GCB KCMG ADC
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14883

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Current location

In Churchyard
close to east gate,
St. Margaret of Antioch Churchyard
Church Street
Crick
Daventry
Northamptonshire
NN6 7TP
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 58826 72467
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Foliated stone wheel cross on tapering shaft with pad, set onto an octagonal plinth bearing inscription and names. Plinth surmounts an octagonal three-stepped base.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF CRICK/ WHO DIED SERVING THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ MAY THEY REST IN PEACE/ (NAMES)/ 1939-1945/ NORTHERN IRELAND
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Evans, Henry
Evans, William
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 1700 mm, height 4000 mm, width 1700 mm
    Materials: Stone - Hornton
Listing information
  • WAR MEMORIAL IN ST MARGARET'S CHURCHYARD
  • 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
2001: Lettering weathered. IT IS PLANNED IF FUNDING CAN BE FOUND FOR AN EXACT REPLICA REPLACEMENT MEMORIAL TO BE CREATED - ESTIMATED AT £14,448. Grade II listed 7 Ap. 2008 (504514) 2006: Applied for grant from War Memorials Trust
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Crick Parish Council

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