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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Test Valley
Town
Over Wallop
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
GETHING AND CO (CHILMARK) LTD (Mason)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
40603
Current location

JUNCTION OF GRATELEY RD AND MAIN ST
Grateley Rd
Over Wallop
Test Valley
Hampshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 280 380
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
FOUR STEPPED OCTAGONAL BASE SURMOUNTED BY SQUARE PLINTH, TAPERING SHAFT AND LATIN CROSS. INSCRIPTION ON THE SIDES OF THE TOP TWO STEPS. FOUR POSTS SURROUND THE MEMORIAL. STANDS ON A TRAFFIC ISLAND.
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: CHRISTS NAME/ LIVETH FOR/ EVERMORE/ MEN OF/ OVER WALLOP/ FALLEN IN THE WAR/ 1939 - 1945 12 O'CLOCK FACE: A.D. 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES) OTHER FACES: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baigent, A
Baigent, W
Barrett, W
Baverstock, T
Bulpitt, L H
Cannons, A
Chubb, F
Down, C F
Fry, A H
Grace, A B
See details for all 19 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 19
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 19
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height C 4590MM, width C 1120MM
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
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
1999: THE FOUR POSTS AROUND THE MEORIAL USED TO HAVE NAMES ON THEM BUT WHEN THE POSTS STARTED TO DETERIORATE, THE NAMES WERE ADDED TO THE BASE AND THE OTHER LETTERING WAS RENEWED
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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