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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Rugby
Town
Pailton
County
Warwickshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
COTTRELL, BOUGHTON AND LEIGH
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 17th September 1922
    Attended by: EARL OF DENBIGH
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19386
Current location

Junction of Lutterworth Rd. & Rugby Rd.
Lutterworth Road
Pailton
Rugby
Warwickshire
CV23 0QE
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 47210 81872
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Two stepped square base is surmounted by a tapering plinth & obelisk. Incised inscription and names on side faces of plinth. Text infilled with a gold coloured enamel paint. The entirety is surrounded by brick paving with a perimeter metal fence. Ground floodlighting illuminates each of the four sides of the memorial.
Inscription
6 o'clock face : TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND / IN LOVING MEMORY OF / THE BRAVE LADS OF PAILTON / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR / OUR COUNTRY / IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1918 3 & 9 o'clock faces : (10 NAMES) 12 o'clock face : (4 NAMES) / 1939 - 1945 / (1 NAME)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Clarke, C
Clarke, J
Davenport, F
Davenport, T
Hill, A
Ingram, P W F
Jackson, E
Makepeace, E
Morris, A. G. A.
Morton, T
See details for all 15 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename initials, surname, decorations, regiment
    Order of information: Surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename initials, surname, regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: depth C 3FT, height C 7FT, width C 3FT
    Materials: Granite - Cornish
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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