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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Sefton
Town
Sefton Village
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
15747
Current location

at the junction of Bridges Lane and Brickwall Lane opposite Sefton village Parish church
Brickwall Lane
Sefton Village
Sefton
Merseyside
L29 7AF
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 35644 01246
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Small figure of Christ under a canopy, set on a tapering shaft, small square plinth, and four octagonal steps. There are new tablets on the four faces of the plinth with the inscription and names in white lettering.
Inscription
3o'clock face: ROLL OF HONOUR/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919./(Names)/ INSCRIBED BY/ SEFTON PARISH COUNCIL 2011. 9o'clock face: ROLL OF HONOUR 1939 - 1945/ (Names)/ INSCRIBED BY/ SEFTON PARISH COUNCIL 2011.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Almond, Arthur
Appleby, Eric
Armstrong, Richard
Arnold, Charles
Brodbelt, Guy
Cropper, Joseph
Cuddy, Albert George
Culshaw, John
Green, John
Hampson, James
See details for all 26 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 26
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename.
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 25
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 25
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Slate
Listing information
  • WAR MEMORIAL OPPOSITE ST HELEN'S CHURCH
  • 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

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