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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
Stafford
Town
Hopton
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
English Civil Wars (1642-1651)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 22 March 2009
    Attended by: WILLIAM 6TH MARQUIS OF NORTHAMPTON
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
61602
Current location

Public footpath running from Within Lane to Brick Kiln Lane.
Behind Security Fence Of Mod No. 6 Site
Hopton
Stafford
Staffordshire
ST18 0AF
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 954 263
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Stone of Remembrance with dedicatory bronze plaque. Concrete foundation. Additionally an illustrated screen printed panel fixed at front on two metal legs.
Inscription
In memory of our countrymen/ of both armies, who perished/ on this field of Hopton Heath/ on the 19th March 1643./ May they rest in peace./ Remembered this day by/ Sir George Lisle's R.O.F.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • English Civil Wars (1642-1651)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 420mm, width 297mm
    Materials: Bronze
  • Panelling
    Measurements: height 900mm
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Reference

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