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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Boothferry
Town
Hotham
County
Humberside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34777
Current location

Roadside
Main St
Hotham
Boothferry
Humberside
YO43 4UW
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 89408 34338
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Plain obelisk on plain rectangular plinth. Wreath in relief on each face of plinth.
Inscription
(SOUTH, NORTH AND WEST FACES) (NAMES - SERVED) (EAST FACE) FALLEN/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Bainbird, J
Barkin, G
Bayly, E
Burn, A
Burn, Albert
Burn, Charles
Burn, Geo
Burn, R
Burn, T
Burn, Wm
See details for all 51 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 50
    Served and returned: 44
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, Surname
    Order of information: rank
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • 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
History
Inscription Worn (Circa 1990)
Costs

Memorial: £250

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Details: Subscription

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