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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Craven
Town
Carleton-in-Craven
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: C 23rd December 1921
    Attended by: Lieutenant Colonel J Birkbeck
  • Dedicated
    Date: c 23 December 1921
    Attended by: ARCHDEACON OF CRAVEN
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29519
Current location

St Mary's Church
Church Close
Carleton-in-Craven
Craven
North Yorkshire
BD23 3DF
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 97357 49805
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
RECTANGULAR BRASS PLAQUE WITH INSCRIPTION IN RELIEF. SINGLE LINE RAISED BORDER
Inscription
TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY OF THE MEN/ FROM CARLETON IN CRAVEN WHO DIED FOR/ THE FREEDOM AND HONOUR OF THEIR/ COUNTRY AND OF THEIR HOMES IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT/ A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ayrton, Richard
Bridge, Arthur
Cockshot, Chas C
Earnshaw, George
Garnett, J W
Garnett, William H
Hey, Arthur
Hey, Laurence
Higgins, Samuel
Hutchinson, T
See details for all 26 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 26
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARY
  • 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
Costs

Memorial: £60 0S 0D

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Craven Herald 23 December 1921 page 2
  • Website "Craven's Part in the Great War" has a larger photo. www.cpgw.org.uk/local-war-memorials/carleton

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