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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Eden
Town
Calthwaite
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS BEATTIE & CO
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 16 Jan 1921
    Attended by: Earl of Carlisle
  • Dedicated
    Date: 16 Jan 1921
    Attended by: Revd G W Reece, Wesleyan Methodist Minister; Rev W W Farrer
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3048
Current location

All Saints Church
Calthwaite
Eden
Cumbria
CA11 9QS
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 46943 40107
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rough hewn base surmounted by plinth and rough hewn cross. Helmet and rifle are carved on rough hewn section to the right of the front face of the plinth. Inscription and names are on the smooth left front face of plinth.
Inscription
ERECTED IN/ GRATEFUL MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF/ CALTHWAITE DISTRICT/ WHO DIED IN THE/ GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (Names)/ THEY LOVED NOT THEIR LIVES UNTO THE DEATH
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Atkinson, I
Banks, W
Blaycock, W E
Dixon, J T
Forster, G G
Graham, R W
Ion, W
Johnston, W
Kinnear, W
Lazonby, J G
See details for all 12 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, regiment, initials of forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 200mm, height 1250mm, width 630mm
    Materials: Granite - Aberdeen
  • Plinth
    Measurements: depth 600mm, height 1300mm, width 970mm
    Materials: Granite - Aberdeen
Listing information
  • Calthwaite 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
Reference
  • Further info from “All Saints Church, Calthwaiteâ€� by Nigel Redfern, 1988:
  • Carlisle Journal 18/1/1921 page 5a

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