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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Cotswold
Town
Sherbourne
County
Gloucestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MESSRS J E THORPES (Architect)
MESSRS A GROVES AND SONS (Builder)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 12th November 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
21025
Current location

SMALL GRASSY TRIANGLE NEAR THE SCHOOL
Sherbourne
Cotswold
Gloucestershire
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 173 145
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
LATIN CROSS ON SQUARE PLINTH AND THREE STEPPED BASE
Inscription
IN/ GRATEFUL MEMORY/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Bishop, Frank
Campbell, William
Cyphus, Ernest
Evans, Wellesley John
Freeman, Charles Stow
Harding, Albert
Johnson, Albert Thomas
Lavher, Edward George
Lester, Archibald James
Mathews, Joseph
See details for all 15 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height 3550MM
    Materials: Stone - Clipsham
  • Base
    Measurements: depth 2300MM, width 2300MM
    Materials: Stone - Clipsham
Listing information
Condition
History
ACCORDING TO FIELD WORK REPORT (1991) INSCRIPTION BADLY OBSCURED BY LICHEN GROWTH
Costs

Site: £173 15S

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate,private,public

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