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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Horsham
Town
West Chiltington
County
West Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
58812

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Current location

In the churchyard
St Mary's Church
Church Street
West Chiltington
Horsham
West Sussex
RH20 2JW
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 09021 18345
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Square base surmounted by a tapered plinth, tapered shaft and celtic cross. It stands on a small gravel surround and a set of stone steps leading to the cross. Dedicatory inscription in black on the sides of the plinth.
Inscription
THIS CROSS IS ERECTED/TO THE UNDYING MEMORY/OF THE MEN/OF WEST CHILTINGTON/WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/1914 - 1918 ALSO OF/THOSE WHO FELL/IN THE WAR/1939 - 1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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