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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
East Yorkshire
Town
North Ferriby
County
Humberside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War - civilians
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 12 June c.1920
    Attended by: Lord Nunburnholme
  • Dedicated
    Date: 12 June c.1920
    Attended by: Bishop Suffragan of Hull
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
35174
Current location

Ferriby High Road
North Ferriby
East Yorkshire
Humberside
HU14 3JZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 98930 26105
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A cross on a tapering shaft, mounted on a plinth and a two-stepped square base. The inscription is carved on the sides of the plinth. The whole memorial is set within a gravelled area with paving stones forming a path to the cross.
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: LEST WE FORGET/ IN MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM/ THIS VILLAGE WHO MADE THE/ SUPREME SACRIFICE FOR/ THEIR COUNTRY IN/ THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ 1939 - 1945 OTHER FACES/NAMES. Additional small floriated tablet placed within memorial compound. "1939 - 1945/In honour and memory of the valliant./NFPC 1995.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Wj
Allen, Tc
Atkin, G
Coates, Gw
Coggan, C
Collingwood, P
Cook, He
Cook, Hi
Coombs, G
Ely, Ccf
See details for all 36 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 24
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank, regiment, decorations
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, service, rank
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank, service
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • North Ferriby 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
  • 'North Ferriby', The 'Snapper', c. 1920, p. 103.

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