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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Rushcliffe
Town
West Bridgford
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27315

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Current location

Junction Of Bridgford Road And Musters Road
West Bridgford
Rushcliffe
Nottinghamshire
NG2 7QP
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 583 379
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
OCTAGONAL BASE SURMOUNTED BY DOUBLE OCTAGONAL PLINTH, TAPERING SHAFT AND MARKET CROSS. INSCRIPTION PLAQUES ON EACH SIDE OF THE PLINTH. WHOLE STANDS IN THE CENTRE OF A RAISED FLOWER BED AND IS SET WITHIN A SMALL PARK
Inscription
LOWER PLINTH: ERECTED BY VOLUNTARY SUBSCRIPTION IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919. REMEMBER WITH THANKSGIVING THE TRUE AND FAITHFUL MEN WHO IN THESE YEARS OF WAR WENT FORTH FROM THIS PARISH FOR GOD AND RIGHT. THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO RETURNED NOT AGAIN ARE HERE INSCRIBED TO BE HONOURED FOR EVERMORE/ (NAMES) UPPER PLINTH: ERECTED BY VOLUNTARY SUBSCRIPTION IN MEMORY OF ALL THOSE IN WEST BRIDGFORD WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES) (EXACT LINE SPACING UNKNOWN)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alcoe, F
Anderson, J
Atkin, W T
Aukland, A
Aylett, G E
Barnes, E T
Bates, R S
Beach, A E
Beach, H
Beal, W A
See details for all 190 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 190
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 190
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 154
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 154
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: surname,decorations
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height C 6000MM
    Materials: Stone
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
  • 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
1987: Grade II listed
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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