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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
South Bedfordshire
Town
Upper Sundon
County
Bedfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1673
Current location

Juction of Church Road and State Hall
7
Church Road
Upper Sundon
South Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire
LU3 3PB
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 04487 27681
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Portland stone obelisk mounted on a pedestal. Bronze plate below it with painted letters. Whole stands on two stone plinths and concrete base set in paved area enclosed in iron railings.
Inscription
IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF / THE MEN OF THIS PARISH / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES / FOR THEIR COUNTRY / IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1918 / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Billington, C
Cox, A G
Cox, F
Eames, A
Finch, F
Foster, T
Horne, J
Horsler, A
Horsler, E
Horsler, G
See details for all 21 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 21
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 21
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Concrete
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: height 3550MM
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PARISH COUNCIL

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