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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
South Northamptonshire
Town
Evenley, Brackley
County
Northamptonshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
15072

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Current location

Memorial located on the Village Green,
Mixbury Road
Evenley
Brackley
South Northamptonshire
Northamptonshire
NN13 5SH
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 58699 34780
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
The roadside memorial is located on the Village Green. Shallow square base with a single octagonal step surmounted by an octagonal sectioned two stage plinth. octagonal pad, shaft & cross of sacrifice. The whole structure is surrounded by a small paved area & with paving slabs leading from the road. Sword in relief on face of the cross.
Inscription
THE/GREAT WAR/1914-1918/LEST WE FORGET/1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Chatwell, Ernest
George, Herbert
Holton, Thomas
Pratt, Ernest
Reynolds, Thomas
Russel, Michael Leigh
See details for all 6 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Evenley 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
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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