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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Barnsley
Town
Carlton
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 2nd August 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28043
Current location

ST JOHNS CHURCH
Church St
Carlton
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
S71 3EY
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 366 102
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
SQUARE BASE SURMOUNTED BY SQUARE PLINTH, SHAFT AND CROSS WITH FIGURE OF CHRIST ON IT. INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING ON THE SIDES OF THE PLINTH. WHOLE STANDS ON A SQUARE PAVED AREA
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN GRATEFUL/ AND LOVING MEMORY/ OF THE MEN BELONGING TO THE HOMES/ OR FAMILIES OF THIS PARISH/ WHO SACRIFICED THEIR LIVES IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918./ "GRANT THEM O LORD ETERNAL REST." 3 AND 9 O'CLOCK FACE: (NAMES) 12 O'CLOCK FACE: 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Addy, Carlton
Addy, Kenneth Balguy
Allport, Thomas
Barton, Kenneth
Broadhurst, Frank
Brook, Edwin
Browne, Harold
Chapman, George
Cowie, Andrew
Crossland, Norman
See details for all 52 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 52
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 52
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 20
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth C 1500MM, height C 4000MM, width C 1500MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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