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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Staffordshire Moorlands
Town
Calton
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
61634
Current location

Calton St Mary Church
Back Lane
Calton
Staffordshire Moorlands
Staffordshire
ST10 3JX
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 100 500
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A very large figure of Christ crucified carved in wood and under a pitched canopy.
Inscription
1914-1919/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN THANKFUL/ AND DEATHLESS MEMORY OF OUR FALLEN/ R.I.P. .
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
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 2108m, height 3657m, width 1193m
    Materials: Wood
  • Canopy
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Responsibility
Calton P.C.C.

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