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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Scarborough
Town
Commondale
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 31st August 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
30449
Current location

AT ROAD JUNCTION
Commondale
Scarborough
North Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 663 105
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Stone cross with tapering shaft set on square-set stone plinth. Plinth bears tablet on each side made of stoneware.
Inscription
IN HONOURED/ MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF/ COMMONDALE/ WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES FOR/ GOD, KING AND /COUNTRY IN THE/ GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ "THEIR NAME/ SHALL REMAIN/ FOR EVER AND/ THEIR GLORY/ SHALL NOT BE/ BLOTTED OUT/ LEST WE FORGET/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cockerill, Alfred
Foster, Charles E
Gibson, Thomas
Hill, William
Johnson, David
Lawson, Samuel
Leggott, Robert H
Monk, Thomas
Robinson, Frederick W
See details for all 9 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 10
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Commondale War Memorial
  • 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

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