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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Bassetlaw
Town
Carlton In Lindrick
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Bowman and Sons
Ceremony
  • Rededicated
    Date: September 2009
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Rededicated
    Date: 04th June 1948
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Dedicated
    Date: 08th February 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Unveiled
    Date: 08th February 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
26907
Current location
  • JUNCTION OF CHURCH LANE AND HIGH RD
    Church Lane
    Carlton In Lindrick
    Bassetlaw
    Nottinghamshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SK 589 841
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
THREE-STEPPED OCTAGONAL BASE SURMOUNTED BY OCTAGONAL PLINTH, SHAFT AND IN-FILLED WHEEL CROSS. INSCRIPTION ON BRONZE PLAQUES ON THE SIDES OF THE PLINTH. WHOLE STANDS ON A CONCRETE BASE WITH A PATH LEADING TO IT. CHAIN LINK FENCE SURROUNDS IT WITH A GATE AT THE ENTRANCE.
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: TO THE GLORY/ OF GOD AND TO/ THE HONOURED/ MEMORY OF THE/ CARLTON MEN/ WHO SACRIFICED/ THEIR LIVES FOR/ THEIR COUNTRY/ & FOR THE RIGHT/ 1914 - 1918 4.30 AND 7.30 FACE: (NAMES) 3 AND 9 O'CLOCK FACE: 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: surname
Listing information
  • Carlton in Lindrick 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
2011, 18-19 March: Two bronze plaques stolen from the memorial. 2009: Restored by Parish Council following fund raising in the community.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PARISH COUNCIL
Reference

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