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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Northampton
Town
Wootton
County
Northamptonshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
15052
Current location

St. George the Martyr Churchyard
Church Hill
off High Street
Wootton
Northampton
Northamptonshire
NN4 6LQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 76223 56523
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Single-stepped octagonal styled base surmounted by a tapering square sectioned plinth, rectangular sectioned tapering shaft with Latin cross. Inscriptions and names on plinth. The whole memorial is sited on an elevated position reached by steps, within the Churchyard. A further tablet located flush with the surrounding paved area in front of the cross contains an additional seven WW1 names. All inscriptions and names are incised and infilled with black enamel paint.
Inscription
6 o'clock face : TO / THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN HONOURED MEMORY / OF THE MEN FROM THE PARISH / WHO DURING THE GREAT WAR / A.D. 1914 - 1918. / THROUGH A GLORIOUS DEATH PASSED / ON THEIR WAY TO VICTORY AND LIFE / IN CHRIST JESUS. 9 o'clock face : (14 NAMES) 12 o'clock face : (6 NAMES) 3 o'clock face : (14 NAMES) Ground tablet : 1914 - 1918 (7 NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Trevor
Adams, V. T.
Bazeley, C. B.
Bellchambers, A. E.
Chaplin, H.
Coe, W. A.
Constable, F. W.
Ellis, A.
Evans, J. J.
Freeman, T. C.
See details for all 41 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 35
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 35
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename initials, surname, year died
    Order of information: Year died
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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