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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
East Lindsey
Town
Sibsey
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
59347
Current location

St Margarets Church
Old Main Road
Sibsey
East Lindsey
Lincolnshire
PE22
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 354 507
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Crucifix set on a pillar and two-stepped plinth. Inscription on 6 o'clock face of plinth and the whole set on two steps fronted by iron gates and railings.
Inscription
On figure on Christ: INRI/ THIS/ MEMORIAL WAS ERECTED/ BY/ PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION/ TO COMMEMORATE/ THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/ AND THE BSECOND GREAT WAR/ 1939-1945/ ALL HONOUR TO THOSE/ WHO SERVED
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    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
  • Crucifix
    Measurements: depth 1820mm, height 4500mm, width 1820mm 182
    Materials: Stone
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Sibsey 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
History
c 2005: The memorial was starting to lean so it was dug under, jacked up and the hole below filled with concrete
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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