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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Warwick
Town
Leamington Spa
County
Warwickshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
70217
Current location

Outside
St Mary Magdalene's Church
Church Lane
Leamington Spa
Warwick
Warwickshire
CV32 7RG
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 32466 67335
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A stone crucifix mounted onto a wide stone base, with two stone steps at the base. On the front face of the base the dedication is written in incised lettering.
Inscription
WITH FAITH IN CHRIST’S PASSION MINDFUL OF THE RESURRECTION/ WE SET UP THIS CROSS TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY OF OUR BROTHERS/ WHO IN THE GREAT WAR OF 1914-1919 GAVE THEIR LIVES /FOR GOD KING AND COUNTRY/ ALSO TO THOSE WHO DIED IN THE WAR 1939-1945
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: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Crucifix
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
The PCC are awaiting an assessment of whether this monument needs any restoration work in addition to cleaning. There are no obvious signs of damage.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Parish Council

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