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Memorial details

Memorial type
Clock or clock tower
District
East Cambridgeshire
Town
Littleport
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3444

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Current location

30
St Georges Church
Church Ln
Littleport
East Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire
CB6 1PS
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 56603 86898
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • Town Hall (now Village Library)
    Littleport
    East Cambridgeshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Church clock and chimes. Simple stone and brick memorial in churchyard mounts a plaque which appears to have once been inside the church
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF LITTLEPORT MEN/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918 THE NEW CHURCH CLOCK/ WITH CHIMES WAS ERECTED BY/ VOLUNTARY SUBSCRIPTION/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES) WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ash, S G
Bacon, H
Baker, H
Bell, P A
Benton, A
Bidwell, J
Blunt, E C
Bowers, E
Bowers, M
Brooks, C
See details for all 157 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 124
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 124
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initial
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 33
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 33
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Clock
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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