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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Carlisle
Town
Stapleton
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4315
Current location

Churchyard
St Mary's Church
Stapleton
Carlisle
Cumbria
CA6 6LD
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 50449 71366
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TWO STEPPED SQUARE BASE SURMOUNTED BY TAPERED PLINTH AND OBELISK.
Inscription
Obelisk: IN/ GRATEFUL/ REMEMBRANCE/ OF/ THE MEN FROM/ THIS PARISH/WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES FOR/ KING AND COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-18 Plinth: (Names)/ THIS MEMORIAL/ WAS ERECTED BY PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bell, Robert
Elliott, James
Irving, Walter
Morley, Walter
Routledge, John
Telford, Simon
Thompson, James
See details for all 7 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, forenames
    Order of information: rank THEN surname
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: depth 500MM, height 3000MM, width 500MM
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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