Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Leeds
Town
Otley
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29317

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Current location

JUNCTION OF CROSSGATES AND BONDGATE
MEMORIAL GARDEN
Crossgates
Otley
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS21 1ST
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 20295 45392
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • ST OSWALDS CHURCH
    Otley
    Leeds
    West Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
This is a composite Memorial comprising a Saxon style Cross, a dedicatory Wall with several associated plaques, including an Inscription and Names Plaques. The Cross also has an inscription.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY/ OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY/ OF THOSE FROM/ OTLEY/ WHO FELL/ IN THE WAR/ 1914 - 1918
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: height 12FT
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Otley War Memorial Cross and Memorial Garden
  • 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
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
LEEDS CITY COUNCIL

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