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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Huntingdon
Town
Kimbolton
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MR INSKIPP LADDS ARIBA (Architect)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: January 1920
    Attended by: Bishop of Ely
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
313
Current location

TL 09921 67862
St Andrew's Church
St Andrew's Lane
Kimbolton
Huntingdon
Cambridgeshire
PE28 0HB
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 099 679
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Latin cross set on a tapering shaft, square plinth, and two steps. A tablet is on the 6o'clock face of the plinth with the WW1 names in black lettering, and the WW2 names on the 3o'clock face.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH / WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR / FOR FREEDOM AND RIGHT, 1914 - 1919 / (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abraham, W
Bass, S
Bibby, G M G
Boyall, R
Brawn, H
Carter, F G
Cousans, G N
Danes, H
Emslie, C
Green, T A
See details for all 29 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: Surname
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 29
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 29
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Rank,forename,surname
    Order of information: Rank.
Components
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Weldon
  • Memorial
    Measurements: height 17FT
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Kimbolton 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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