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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Reigate And Banstead
Town
Horley
County
Surrey
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
23682
Current location

JUNCTION OF BRIGHTON ROAD AND VICARAGE LANE
Brighton Rd
Horley
Reigate And Banstead
Surrey
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 280 430
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
CELTIC CROSS ON OCTAGONAL PLINTH WITHIN MEMORIAL GARDEN. SWORD CARVED INTO THE CROSS
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN HONOUR / OF THE MEN OF HORLEY / WHO MADE / THE SUPREME SACRIFICE / IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914-1918 / THEIR NAME LIVETH / FOR EVERMORE / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Apps, Thomas
Atkins, Charles
Bailey, Charles Henry
Banks, George
Barton, George William
Bingham, Sydney
Borer, Frederick Ernest James
Borer, Norman Jonathan Henry
Bourne, Sidney
Bowen, Thomas
See details for all 121 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 122
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 122
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 46
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 46
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
  • Horley 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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