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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Mid Sussex
Town
Bolney
County
West Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16773
Current location

JUNCTION OF RYECROFT RD AND BOLNEY ST
Ryecroft Rd
Bolney
Mid Sussex
West Sussex
RH17 5PG
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 26202 23311
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
TALL THIN COLUMN SURMOUNTED BY A GREEK CROSS ENCLOSED WITHIN A WHEEL. ON OCTAGONAL PLINTH AND TWO STEPPED BASE. STANDS ON A RAISED PAVED ARE WITH SMALL MEMORIAL GARDEN ON THREE SIDES
Inscription
ERECTED IN MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM THE PARISH OF BOLNEY WHO DIED FOR THEIR/ COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR OF 1914 - 1918. WHOSE NAMES ARE INSCRIBED ON THIS/ MONUMENT./ THINK OF THEM YOU WHO PASS THIS WAY AND BE GRATEFUL/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Braysher, C
Bulbeck, J
Carley, W
Comber, F
Davey, G
Davey, H
Etheridge, W
Faulkner, C R
Harbord, S G
Hawkes, A
See details for all 32 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 31
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 31
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,decorations
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height C15FT
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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