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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Craven
Town
Sutton-in-Craven
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 19 March 1921
    Attended by: Lieutenant Colonel C M BATEMAN DSO TD
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29815

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Current location

Village Park
Main Street
Sutton-in-Craven
Craven
North Yorkshire
BD20 7LP
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 00629 44254
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
OCTAGONAL LATIN CROSS AND SHAFT, ON SQUARE PLINTH AND TWO STEPPED BASE. CARVED WREATH ON FRONT FACE. An additional plaque was added in 2014 for extra WW1 names
Inscription
FRONT: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN HONOURED MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF SUTTON IN CRAVEN/ WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ FOR GOD, KING AND COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919/ THEIR NAMES LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/ ALSO TO THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO/ FELL IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES) SIDES AND REAR: (WW1 NAMES) Extra WW1 Plaque- THE FOLLOWING NAMES WERE ADDED ON 4TH AUGUST 2014/ON THE CENTENARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/[11 names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Akrigg, A
Archibald, S
Bancroft, J G
Calvert, C E I
Carson, T W
Clough, B G
Clough, W
Davey, T
Davy, J
Duffill, S S
See details for all 51 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 51
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 51
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank, regiment, decorations
    Order of information: rank THEN surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height 14FT
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
  • Plinth
    Measurements: depth 750mm, height 750mm, width 750mm
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: height 600mm, width 600mm
    Materials: Bronze
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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