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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cenotaph
District
Bradford
Town
Cullingworth
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Airfields of Britain Conservation Trust www.abct.org.uk (Sponsor)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 29th March 1924
    Attended by: Lt/Col A Eadie
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28862
Current location

At the bus turnaround
bounded by Halifax Road and Roydwood Terrace
GARDEN
Halifax Rd
Cullingworth
Bradford
West Yorkshire
BD13 5AD
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 06800 36786
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Two-stepped base surmounted by a cenotaph with ornamented capstone at the top. Incised inscription on sides. Wreath and flags carved in relief below the capital on the 6 o'clock face. Stone batter with metal plaque commemorating units and Personnel at Manywells Height First World War airfield located in vicinity of cenotaph.
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: ERECTED/ IN GRATEFUL/ MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF/ CULLINGWORTH/ WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR/ COUNTRY/ 1914 - 1918/ AFTER WAR - PEACE 3 AND 9 O'CLOCK FACE: (NAMES) STONE BATTER/PLAQUE: IN MEMORY OF/MANYWELLS HEIGHT/(CULLINGWORTH)/AIRFIELD/OPENED 04.16/CLOSED 1919/DEDICATED TO ALL UNITS/AND PERSONNEL BASED HERE 12 O'CLOCK FACE: (NAMES)/ THE SECOND GREAT WAR 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ackroyd, W
Bailey, W H
Barwick, G
Bebb, H
Bebb, W
Binns, H
Brearton, M
Brooksbank, B
Carrington, G W
Carter, J
See details for all 56 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 47
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 47
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname,initial
    Order of information: Initial,surname
  • 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
  • Memorial
    Measurements: height 6550MM, width 1620MM
    Materials: Stone - Local
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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