Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
North Kesteven
Town
North Kyme
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 10 October 1920
    Attended by: 14th Earl of Winchelsea & Nottingham, G.M.G. Fiinch-Hatton, Rev William Henry Wardle BA, Revd John Milner MA
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
54149

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Current location

St Lukes Church
Church Lane
North Kyme
North Kesteven
Lincolnshire
LN4 4DJ
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 15291 52714
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Stone obelisk. Dedication and names inscribed on face 1 of the plinth. Positioned on a two stepped base and surrounded by railings.
Inscription
ERECTED BY/ THE PARISHIONERS IN HONOURED MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS"/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bembridge, M. C.
Brumfield, G. E.
Chamberlain, G
Fletcher, J. T.
Johnson, J
Johnson, J
Kettles, E
Kirk, A
Muffett, A
Rear, D
See details for all 14 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • The First World War Memorials of Lincolnshire - Michael Credland

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