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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Carlisle
Town
Westlinton
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 20 Feb 1921
    Attended by: Major Irwin of Justicetown
  • Dedicated
    Date: 20 Feb 1921
    Attended by: Bishop of Carlisle
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4259
Current location

In churchyard
St John the Baptist Church
Westlinton
Carlisle
Cumbria
CA6 4ES
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 39622 62483
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Celtic Cross with wheel surmounting tapered plinth & base, all in granite. WW1 inscription on front face, and WW2 on 3 o'clock side face
Inscription
THEIR NAME/LIVETH/FOR/EVERMORE/IN MEMORY OF/THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/IN THE GREAT WAR/1914-1918[names]/ 1939-1945/ (3 o’clock face)/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allison, David
Armstrong, William
Baxter, David
Carlton, Edward C
Fawkes, John
Holliday, George
Waugh, Willie
See details for all 7 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename, rank, decorations
    Order of information: surname
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename, rank
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 120mm, height 1300mm, width 260mm
    Materials: Granite
  • Base
    Measurements: depth 650mm, height 250mm, width 750mm
    Materials: Granite
  • Steps
    Measurements: depth 420-320mm, height 570mm, width 560-460mm
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carlisle Journal 22/2/1921 page 5c-d

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