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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Hackney
Town
Shacklewell
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 24th October 1920
    Attended by: COL LORD WILLIAM CECIL CVO
  • Dedicated
    Date: 24th October 1920
    Attended by: Bishop Suffragan of Stepney
  • Unveiled
    Date: 24th October 1920
    Attended by: LT COL SIR RAYMOND GREENE BART DSO MP JP
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17914
Current location

SHACKLEWELL LANE SHACKLEWELL GREEN
Shacklewell La
Shacklewell
Hackney
Greater London
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 330 850
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
OCTAGONAL COLUMN AND BASE SURMOUNTED BY CRUCIFIX WITH KNEELING FIGURES OF VIRGIN MARY AND ST JOHN
Inscription
SHACKLEWELL WAR MEMORIAL / 24TH OCTOBER 1920 / UNVEILED BY COL. LORD WILLIAM CECIL, C.V.O. / DEDICATED BY THE LORD BISHOP OF STEPNEY / TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ IN PROUD AND LASTING MEMORY OF THE MEN WHO WENT FORTH FROM SHACKLEWELL IN THE TIME OF THEIR COUNTRY'S NEED AND FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1919 / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, G H
Ashton, A J
Banks, W
Beagent, A W
Beale, H A
Bedford, A
Bentley, F H
Berman, B
Bond, F H
Brown, G H
See details for all 101 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 101
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 101
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Shacklewell Green 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
History
RESTORED 1998
Costs

Site: £400

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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