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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Aylesbury Vale
Town
Aylesbury
County
Buckinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
E BURTON (Architect)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 20 Mar 1921
    Attended by: Lord Lieutenant of Buckinghamshire
  • Dedicated
    Date: 20 Mar 1921
    Attended by: Bishop Suffragan of Buckingham
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8058
Current location

St Marys Church
St Mary Square
Aylesbury
Aylesbury Vale
Buckinghamshire
HP20 2JJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 81741 13935
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Calvary Cross with central figure of Christ Crucified. Mary on the right hand side and St John on the left. Three steeped base.
Inscription
TO THE/ GLORY OF/ GOD/ AND TO THE HONOURED MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF AYLESBURY WHO/ DID THEIR DUTY EVEN UNTO DEATH/ 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: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height 50940 mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Aylesbury St Mary's War Memorial Cross
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
History
listing due to subsidence
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Bucks Herald 31 July 1921; 31 July 1920

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