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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Craven
Town
Cowling
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 10th June 1920
    Attended by: LT COL C M BATEMAN DSO TD
  • Dedicated
    Date: 10th June 1920
    Attended by: Bishop of Bradford
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29536
Current location

HOLY TRINITY CHURCH
Cowling
Craven
North Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 968 431
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
IMPOSING CELTIC STYLE WHEEL CROSS ON TAPERING PLINTH AND THREE STEPPED BASE
Inscription
(FRONT FACE OF PLINTH) 1914 - 1918/ TO OUR GLORIOUS DEAD/ (NAMES)/ (SIDES OF PLINTH (WW1 NAMES) (AROUND TOP STEP) 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bailey, H H
Bancroft, F
Bancroft, J
Benson, A G
Benson, F
Benson, J W
Benson, R
Benson, W
Berry, T E
Binns, F
See details for all 54 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 54
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 54
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,decorations
    Order of information: rank
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Listing information
Condition
History
SOME LETTERS LOOSE AND ONE MISSING (1998)
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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