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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Barnsley
Town
Darton
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28066
Current location

DARTON CHURCH
Church St
Darton
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 311 099
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TWO-STEPPED OCTAGONAL BASE SURMOUNTED BY PLINTH, SHAFT AND CROSS. INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING ON ONE SIDE OF THE PLINTH AND UPPER STEP ROSE CARVED AT THE BEGINING OF THE INSCRIPTION. SWORD ON THE FRONT FACE OF THE CROSS
Inscription
TO THE/ GLORY OF GOD/ AND/ IN REMEMBRANCE OF/ THE MEN OF/ DARTON PARISH/ WHO FELL IN THE/ GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ 1939 - 1945/ AND OTHER CONFLICTS
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
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
    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 1400MM, height C 4000MM, width C 1500MM
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Listing information
Condition
History
C 1992: CLEANED
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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