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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Calderdale
Town
Todmorden
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1st November 1919
    Attended by: Major Barnes MP and Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2644
Current location

St Mary's Church
Todmorden
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
OL14 5AA
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 93617 24148
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • ALL SAINTS CHURCH
    Harley Wood
    Calderdale
    West Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
WHEEL CROSS OF ROUGH-HEWN GRANITE. TAPERING PLINTH BEARS NAMES AND INSCRIPTION. RELIEF OF SWORD ON SHAFT OF CROSS.
Inscription
THIS CROSS IS ERECTED/ IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF/ THE MEN OF HARLEY WOOD/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-18/ IN TOKEN OF SORROW FOR THEIR LOSS/ AND OF PRIDE AND THEIR VALOUR/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Benbow, J E
Cowie, E
Crabtree, L
Crowther, F
Davies, W
Ellison, H
Ellison, J W
Fletcher, H
Halstead, E S
Halstead, J W
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 23
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 23
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 500mm, height 2200mm, width 800mm
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • 908

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