Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Cotswold
Town
Lower Slaughter
County
Gloucestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
20978

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Current location

St Mary's Church
Copsehill Road
Lower Slaughter
Cotswold
Gloucestershire
GL54 2HY
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 1655922616
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
STONE CROSS MOUNTED ON PLINTH. PLINTH BEARS CARVED NAMES AND INSCRIPTION. PLINTHS SURMOUNTS THREE-STEPPED STONE BASE. CARVED SWORD AND LAUREL WREATH ON SHAFT OF CROSS
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THE MEN/ OF THIS PARISH/ WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Andrews, Francis
Betterage, Edward
Burrows, Harry
Day, Oswald
Griffin, Ernest
Griffin, Lionel
James, Arthur
Jeffrey, Frank
Lockey, Alfred
Lockey, Ernest
See details for all 15 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Lower Slaughter 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
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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