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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Newark And Sherwood
Town
Edwinstowe
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
68372
Current location

Church St/ Mansfield Road
Edwinstowe
Newark And Sherwood
Nottinghamshire
NG21 9QP
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 62582 66846
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Celtic cross with a tapering shaft and two-stepped, tapering plinth. The whole is set on tree steps.
Inscription
TO THE/ GLORY OF/ GOD/ AND IN/ PROUD/ MEMORY/ OF THE MEN/ OF/ EDWINSTOWE/ AND/ CLIPSTONE/ WHO FELL IN/ THE/ GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (Names)/ IN PROUD MEMORY OF THE MEN OF EDWINSTOWE/ WHO FELL IN THE SECOND GREAT WAR 1939 - 1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 28
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 28
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname.
    Order of information: Surname.
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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