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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross - Commonwealth War Graves Commission
District
Barnsley
Town
Barnsley
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Sir Reginald Blomfield RA
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27987
Current location

IN THE GROUNDS OF THE CEMETERY
Cemetery Rd
Barnsley
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
S70 1XL
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 353 058
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
CROSS OF SACRIFICE SWORD OF SACRIFICE ON THE FRONT OF THE CROSS
Inscription
THIS CROSS OF SACRIFICE IS ONE IN DESIGN/ AND INTENTION WITH THOSE WHICH HAVE/ BEEN SET UP IN FRANCE AND BELGIUM AND/ OTHER PLACES THROUGHOUT THE WORLD/ WHERE OUR DEAD OF THE/ GREAT WAR ARE LAID TO REST/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
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
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth C 2400MM, height C 6000MM, width C 2400MM
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
History
1991: CROSS CLEANED AND RESTORED
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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