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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Harborough
Town
Tugby
County
Leicestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
55073
Current location

St Thomas a Becket Church
Tugby
Harborough
Leicestershire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 76178 01014
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Stone celtic cross on two stepped plinth and base. The upper part of the plinth bears the dedication and the lower part bears the names. The sides and back of the plinth and base are rough hewn.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING/ MEN FROM THIS PARISH WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES FOR KING & COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918./ (NAMES)/ "Their names liveth for evermore."
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
    Order of information: regiment,surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Memorial
    Measurements: height c 2000mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Tugby and Keythorpe 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

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