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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
West Lindsey
Town
Sturton By Stow
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
20334
Current location

STURTON BY STOW CEMETERY
B1241
Sturton By Stow
West Lindsey
Lincolnshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 890 800
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
THREE-STEPPED CONCRETE BASE SURMOUNTED BY TAPERING PLINTH, SHAFT AND WHEEL CROSS. INSCRIPTION ON MARBLE TABLETS SET INTO THE SIDES OF THE PLINTH
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: IN MEMORY OF THE GALLANT DEAD "WHO IN THE GLORIOUS MORNING OF THEIR DAYS, FOR ENGLAND'S SAKE LOST ALL BUT ENGLAND'S PRAISE" / 1914 TO 1918 / 1939 TO 1945 3 AND 9 O'CLOCK FACE: (NAMES) 12 O'CLOCK FACE: ERECTED BY THE STURTON, STOW AND DISTRICT 'OLD BOY'S SOCIETY'
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Addison, R G
Armstrong, J
Ashby, M
Bell, W
Bradley, G
Bray, A
Bray, D
Bray, W
Buttery, F
Credland, J A
See details for all 30 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 24
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,decorations
    Order of information: rank,decorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 6
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Concrete
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth C 2250MM, height C 4000MM, width C 2250MM
    Materials: Granite
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
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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