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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Tewkesbury
Town
Brockworth
County
Gloucestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 23rd April 1993
    Attended by: Bishop Suffragan of Tewkesbury
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
20783
Current location

JUNCTION OF MOORFIELD RD AND VICARAGE LANE
Brockworth
Tewkesbury
Gloucestershire
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 890 160
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
SIMPLE OBELISK ON TAPERING PLINTH AND SINGLE STEP
Inscription
BROCKWORTH &/ WITCOMBE/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)/ LEST WE FORGET
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 16
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: depth 1060MM, height 2500MM, width 1060MM
    Materials: Marble - Grey
Listing information
Condition
History
DANGER TO THE ORIGINAL MEMORIAL AND GARDEN (NIWM 20781) POSED BY CRUMBLING WALL BEHIND LED TO CONSTRUCTION OF NEW MEMORIAL OBELISK (NIWM) 20783) IN 1993.
Costs

Site: £7500

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

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