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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Calderdale
Town
Bradshaw
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
Maker
Smith and Boothman of Keighley, W W Longbottom of Halifax
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 25th March 1922
    Attended by: Rev. H F Wonnacott (Vicar)
  • Unveiled
    Date: 25 March 1922
    Attended by: Capt. G S Tetley MC
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2598
Current location

St. John's Church
Pavement Lane
Bradshaw
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
HX2 9UY
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 07644 29896
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Stone wheel cross surmounting large stone plinth. Plinth incorporates bench or shelf. WW1 plaque on shaft of cross. WW2 plaque on plinth. Plaques bear white lettering. Two stepped stone base. Wooden lychgate with pitched, tiled roof. Celtic-style carving on head and shaft of cross.
Inscription
THIS CROSS AND THE LYCHGATE ADJOINING WERE ERECTED IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH AND NEIGHBOURHOOD WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE CAUSE OF LIBERTY AND RIGHT IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1818/ (Names)/ ALSO TO THE MEMORY OF THOSE WHO FELL IN THE WORLD WAR 1939-1945/ (Names)/ KILLED IN THE SERVICE OF HIS COUNTRY/ PETER WILLIAM RASTRICK
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bentley, George
Brookes, William
Broughton, Donald
Clay, Thomas
Clegg, Harry
Cockroft, Spencer
Cox, Louis
Craven, Selwyn
Dyson, Albert
Hallett, Fred
See details for all 39 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 27
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 27
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth C 250mm, height C 5000mm, width C 420mm
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
  • Gate
    Measurements: depth c 1500mm, height c 3500mm, width c 3000mmm
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: £476 10S 8D

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CALDERDALE METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCIL
Reference
  • 218

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