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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
North Kesteven
Town
Chapel Hill
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War - civilians
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
63945
Current location

Holy Trinity Churchyard
North Forty Foot Bank
Chapel Hill
North Kesteven
Lincolnshire
LN4 4ZN
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 20753 53768
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Latin cross with tapering shaft set on a two tiered plinth with stone base. Black inscription.
Inscription
12o'clock face shaft: LORD ALL PITYING 12o'clock face plinth: 1914-1918/ IN LOYAL AND THANKFUL/ MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM THIS/ PARISH WHOSE LIVES WERE GIVEN/ FOR THEIR KING AND COUNTRY. 9o'clock face shaft: JESU BLEST 9o'clock face plinth: (Names) 6o'clock face shaft: GRANT THEM THINE 6o'clock face plinth: ALSO IN MEMORY OF THOSE/ WHO LOST THEIR LIVES IN/ THE SECOND WORLD WAR/ 1939-1945/ (Names) 3o'clock face shaft: ETERNAL REST/ AMEN. 3o'clock face plinth: (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    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: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Chapel Hill 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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