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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
West Somerset
Town
Old Cleeve
County
Somerset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 18th April 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
24657
Current location

ELEVATED SITE BESIDE A39
A39
Old Cleeve
West Somerset
Somerset
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 037 410
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
LARGE PLAIN LATIN CROSS ON IRREGULAR SHAPED BASE, LOOSELY MODELLED ON BLOMFIELD CROSS BRONZE SWORD OF SACRIFICE ON FRONT FACE
Inscription
IN GLORIOUS MEMORY OF THOSE/ FROM THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY AND IN/ HONOUR OF THOSE WHO FOUGHT/ AND SUFFERED WITH THEM IN THE/ GREAT WARS/ 1914 - 1919 1939 - 1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • 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: height 15FT
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
  • Old Cleeve 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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