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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Leeds
Town
Chapel Allerton
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Rededicated
    Date: Armistice Sunday 1991
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
21886

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Current location

ROADSIDE
Harrogate Rd
Chapel Allerton
Leeds
West Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 30558 36973
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
TALL OCTAGONAL PLINTH SURMOUNTED BY SHAFT AND CROSS. TWO WINGS ARE ON THE LEFT AND RIGHT HAND SIDES OF THE PLINTH. PLAQUE ON THE FRONT FACE OF THE PLINTH CRUCIFIX ON THE FRONT FACE OF THE CROSS
Inscription
(W SIDE) TO THE / UNCONQUERED/ 1914 - 1919 / 1939 - 1945 (E SIDE) THEY BATTLED, THEY ENDURED, THEY DIED (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barraclough, Harry
Beattie, Arthur Bunyan
Beattie, Reginald
Bedford, Frank
Bird, Victor
Boyd, Frank
Briggs, Richard Stanley
Browne, Clifford
Buckle, Charles Frederick
Carter, John Robert
See details for all 82 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 82
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 82
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • WAR MEMORIAL AND RAILINGS AT ENTRANCE TO THE OLD GRAVEYARD
  • 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
History
1991:MEMORIAL REFURBISHED AND PLAQUE FOR WW2 ADDED AT A COST OF C #1500. #900 OF THIS WAS RAISED BY THE RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
LEEDS CITY COUNCIL

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