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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Carlisle
Town
Scaleby
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS BEATTIE & CO
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 12th July 1920
    Attended by: Sir Robert Allison, Chairman of War Memorial Committee
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4314
Current location

Outside village hall.
Scaleby Village Hall
Church Houses
Scaleby
Carlisle
Cumbria
CA6 4LJ
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 44708 63134
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Celtic cross of grey Scottish granite set on a tapering shaft with knotwork at top and bottom. The whole is set on a two-stepped tapering plinth and the lettering in black.
Inscription
[names, casualties first]/TO THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO SERVED IN THE WAR/ 1914-1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Armstrong, J D
Armstrong, J J
Armstrong, R W
Bailey, J
Bailey, J W
Balfour, E
Barker, C
Bell, J D
Bell, M E M
Bendle, J
See details for all 30 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 30
    Served and returned: 28
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 230-170mm, height 2400mm, width 380-250mm
    Materials: Granite
  • Base
    Measurements: depth 630-550mm, height 330mm, width 840-720mm
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
  • Scaleby 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
  • Carlisle Journal 16/6/1920 page 4a-b
  • Unveiling Service-Document SPC 38/43 at Carlisle Archives (note there was a Children's Tea the following afternoon)

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