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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Bath
Town
Weston
County
Avon
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), Korean War (1950-1953), First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MOWBRAY A GREEN FRIBA, MESSRS TURVEY & PERRIN
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: March 1921
    Attended by: MARQUIS OF BATH
  • Dedicated
    Date: March 1921
    Attended by: PREBENDARY M E HOETS
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
7229
Current location

HIGH STREET AND CROWN ROAD
High St
Weston
Bath
Avon
BA1 4BX
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 73024 66296
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
CELTIC WHEEL CROSS ON ELEVATED ROADSIDE PLATFORM
Inscription
IN GLORIUS MEMORY/OF THE MEN/OF WESTON/WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/IN THE GREAT WAR/1914-1919 THEY DIED THAT WE MIGHT LIVE IN GLORIUS MEMORY/OF THE MEN/OF WESTON/WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/IN THE WORLD WAR/1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Andrews, A
Anstey, F
Blackmore, F
Bond, E F
Bond, G E
Bond, W J
Brown, B C
Butler, S
Frankham, A
Gillard, A
See details for all 36 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 23
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 23
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Korean War (1950-1953)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 36
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 36
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height 4270mm
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PARISH COUNCIL AND CITY PARKS DEPT
Reference
  • BATH CHRONICLE, 19 MARCH 1921 P12, P1, P27

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