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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Guildford
Town
Shackleford
County
Surrey
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Mr R H Butterworth, Messrs A and G Avery, Sussex Stonemasons
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 06 November 1921
    Attended by: RELATIVES/FRIENDS OF THE FALLEN
  • Rededicated
    Date: 14 November 2004
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Dedicated
    Date: 06 November 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
23675
Current location

Outside St Marys Church
Corner Elstead Rd And Shackleford Rd
Shackleford
Guildford
Surrey
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 940 449
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Plain cross with plinth and base. Inscription and names on tablets affixed to plinth. Low wall around the cross on which are the Second World War tablets.
Inscription
BASE ALL SIDES: IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN OF SHACKLEFORD AND PEPER HAROW WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES N THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919./ (NAMES) SIDES AND BACK: (NAMES) BASE FRONT: THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE TABLETS ON WALL: 1939-1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bias, J
Duke, J
Edwards, F A
Edwards, H
Elson, A
Fairtlough, F H
Fairtlough, G
Fry, A E
Fry, W P
Hawker, R
See details for all 23 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 23
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 23
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,decorations
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Doulting
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Doulting
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Bargate
  • Wall
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - York
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
  • Shackleford and Peper Harow 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
History
1939: Lettering on the memorial was filled in as a precaution to hide the names during WW2 1946: Lettering was restored in January 1950: WW2 names added to the memorial 1960's: Some repair work carried out but nature of repairs is unknown 2004: Refurbishment at a cost of c. £4,000 as First World War names eroded. The six panels were replaced with handcut letters in York stone. The details were copied as they appeared originally on the memorial except that the names of the regiments and one surname were written in full.
Costs

Site: Free
Comments: Site was given by Col G R Hadaway J.P. (Royal Artillery) of Grenville. Bargate stone was provided by the Earl of Midleton

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Shackleford Parish Council A charitable trust was set up in to erect the memorial and the site was acquired by Goldalming Rural Parish Council in February 1922. Following the creation of new parished in 1933 the war memorial was conveyed to Shackleford

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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