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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
South Norfolk
Town
Bedingham
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
56433
Current location

St Andrews Church
Church Rd
Bedingham
South Norfolk
Norfolk
NR35 2NY
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 28500 93300
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Celtic cross on rough hewn three tier stepped base. Lettering in black directly on rough stone. WW1 dedication and names on front face of top base stone. Bottom stone front face shows quotation and WW2 dates and single name. The whole is surrounded by small decorative metal posts which have a chain joining them defining a small area around the memorial.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ THOSE FROM THIS PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR US/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ (Names)/ THEIR NAMES LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/ 1939 - 1945/ (Name)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Bedingham 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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