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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Worcester
Town
Worcester
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
52072
Current location

Church closed due to structural dangers.
Holy Trinity and St Matthews Church
Lichfield Avenue
Worcester
Worcester
Hereford And Worcester
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 870 549
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
THREE STEPPED SQUARE BASE SURMOUNTED BY PLINTH, SHAFT AND GABLED CRICIFIX. INSCRIPTION ON THE FRONT FACE OF THE PLINTH AND TOP AND BOTTOM STEP AND ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE OF THE PLINTH.
Inscription
FRONT FACE: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMROY OF THOSE WHO/ FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)/ IS IT NOTHING TO YOU ALL YE THAT PASS BY BEHOLD/ AND SEE IF THERE BE ANY SORROW LIKE UNTO MY SORROW/ (NAMES) RIGHT HAND SIDE: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Acton, Norman F
Adams, Leonard
Alcock, Cecil J
Allsopp, Frederick J
Andrews, E
Atinson, W
Attwood, Walter
Baker, James
Bannister, John F
Barnett, John S
See details for all 84 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 168
    Served and returned: 84
    Died: 84
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: rank,surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • War Memorial, Lichfield Avenue, Ronkswood
  • 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

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