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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Mole Valley
Town
Charlwood
County
Surrey
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16592
Current location

Next to the Church path
St Nicholas' Church
Rectory Lane
Charlwood
Mole Valley
Surrey
RH6 ODS
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 24144 41113
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Granite base surmounted by a large square plinth, shaft and cross. black inscription. Cross stands in circular paved area surrounded by iron railing fence with entrance gate. On 6 O'Clock face of plinth os a laurel wreath above the inscription.
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE OF PLINTH: 1914 - 1918 / IN HONOUR AND MEMORY OF / THE MEN OF CHARLWOOD / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN / THE GREAT WAR / GREAT LOVE HATH NO MAN / THAN THIS." / 1939 - 1945 / (NAMES) OTHER FACES OF THE PLINTH: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Andrews, Herbert G
Andrews, Norman F
Barnes, Alfred E
Beckhuson, Donald F
Bishop, William
Brown, Bertram E
Brown, Charles J W
Brown, Thomas W
Chantler, Thomas W
Charman, W James
See details for all 62 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 62
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 62
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 19
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 19
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 1200MM, height 3590MM, width 1200MM
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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