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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Wyre Forest
Town
Ribbesford
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
32440

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Current location

ST LEONARDS CHURCH
Ribbesford
Wyre Forest
Hereford And Worcester
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 786 740
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
THREE-STEPPED BASE SUMOUNTED BY PEDESTAL, TAPERING SHAFT AND SMALL LATIN CROSS. INSCRIPTION ON RAISED TABLET ON THE FRONT FACE OF THE PEDESTAL
Inscription
TO THE/ GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ THE SEVENTY-SIX MEN/ OF BEWDLEY WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 2440MM, height C 5000MM, width 2440MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Bewdley 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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