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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Wycombe
Town
High Wycombe
County
Buckinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
71942
Current location

in the garden near All Saints Church
Castle Street
High Wycombe
Wycombe
Buckinghamshire
HP13 6RZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SU865931
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A latin cross on the top of a column standing on a plinth. At the bottom there are three broad steps with two inscriptions on tablets with engraved, black lettering.
Inscription
THE HOSPITAL ON/ THE MARLOW HILL WAS BUILT/ AND THIS CROSS WAS RAISED/ TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF THIS TOWN/ AND NEIGHBOURHOOD WHO/ GAVE THIER LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918.
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
Components
  • Undefined
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Column
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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