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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Chelmsford
Town
South Hanningfield
County
Essex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 6th May 1920
    Attended by: MAJ GEN F F JOHNSON CB CBE DL
  • Dedicated
    Date: 6th May 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
45620
Current location

ST PETERS CHURCH
Church La
South Hanningfield
Chelmsford
Essex
CM3 8HW
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 740 970
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TWO STEPPED OCTAGONAL BASE SURMOUNTED BY OCTAGONAL PLINTH, TAPERING SHAFT AND CROSS. INSCRIPTION CARVED ON THE SIDES OF THE PLINTH CROWN OF THORNS CARVED ON THE ARMS OF THE CROSS
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: R.I.P. OTHER FACES: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Barker, Thomas
Humphreys, David
Humphreys, James
Martin, Harold
Mcquae, John
Moore, George
Neville, William
William King
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 8
    Died: 8
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: year died,place of death,forename
    Order of information: year died,forename,place of death
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 290MM, height C 3600MM, width 290MM
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
History
2000: SOME OF THE LETTERING IS BEGINNING TO WEATHER AND IS COMING HARD TO READ
Costs

Memorial: £125

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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