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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Windsor And Maidenhead
Town
Cookham
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MR G P G Hills ARIBA (Architect)
J K Cooper (Builder)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 21st September 1919
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
7925
Current location

Junction of High Street and School Lane
Cookham
Windsor And Maidenhead
Berkshire
SL6 9SG
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 89475 85327
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Single stepped base with rough hewn buttresses at the corner, Celtic Cross with a tapered shaft on a plinth.
Inscription
1939-1945/ (NAMES)/ 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)/ (NAMES)/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ayres, Charles
Barker, Bertram
Bayley, Richard Albert
Belk, Eric Herbert
Coleshill, Frederick Henry
Comley, William John
Cox, Percy Leopold
Dennis, George Hume
Earle, Walter
Ellis, Ralph James Fletcher
See details for all 62 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 62
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 62
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: surname,decorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 18
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 2750 mm, height 3500 mm, width 2750 mm
    Materials: Granite - Cornish
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £500

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
Cookham Memorial Trustees
Reference

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