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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
North Norfolk
Town
Great Snoring
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
JAMES DAGLISS (Builder)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 14th May 1921
    Attended by: Bishop of Norwich
  • Dedicated
    Date: 14th May 1921
    Attended by: Bishop of Norwich
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
20046
Current location

ST MARYS CHURCH
The St
Great Snoring
North Norfolk
Norfolk
NR21
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 946 346
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
CROSS MOUNTED ONTO THE TOP OF THE BOUNDARY WALL. DEDICATORY PLAQUE FASTENED TO THE WALL BELOW IT. ADDITIONAL PLAQUE FOR WW2 ADDED AT THE BASE
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN HONOURED MEMORY OF / THE MEN OF THIS PARISH / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES / IN THE GREAT WAR. 1914 - 1919 / (NAMES) / 1939 - 1946 / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Benstead, Leslie
Benstead, Victor
Bushell, Sidney
Collins, Arthur
Dawson, Frederick
Dewing, Charles
Fox, Frederick
Fox, Herbert
Gent, Arthur
Gould, Leonard
See details for all 24 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 23
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 23
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 1310MM, width 610MM
    Materials: Brass
  • Cross
    Measurements: height C 2500MM, width C 600MM
    Materials: Stone - Clipsham
Listing information
  • Great Snoring 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
Costs

Site: £80

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

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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