previous
next
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Larkin

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Larkin (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Larkin

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Larkin (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Larkin

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Larkin (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Larkin

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Larkin (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Larkin

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Larkin (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Larkin

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Larkin (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Larkin

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Larkin (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Larkin

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Larkin (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Ayling

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Ayling (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Ayling

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Ayling (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Ayling

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Ayling (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Ayling

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Ayling (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Ayling

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Ayling (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Ayling

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Ayling (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Ayling

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Ayling (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Ayling

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Ayling (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Ayling

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Ayling (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Ayling

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Ayling (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Ayling

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Ayling (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Ayling

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Ayling (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David Ayling

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David Ayling (WMR-825)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:

Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Croydon
Town
Coulsdon
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 14th September 1919
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
825

Support the IWM War Memorial Register

Donate with Just Giving

Since 1988 IWM's War Memorials Register has been creating a national register of UK war memorials and the names of the individuals they commemorate. IWM needs your support to ensure that we can add to and maintain our these important records.

Current location

Junction between Canon's Hill and Coulsdon Road
War Memorial
Canon's Hill
Coulsdon
Croydon
Greater London
CR5 1HA
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 31142 58150
Denomination: Undefined

View location on Google Maps
Description
Portland stone foliate cross, on a vertical octagonal shaft on an octagonal plinth on a square base. Nesting pelican with brood at the base of the shaft. Inscriptions and names are around the plinth.
Inscription
Around the plinth: THESE MEN / OF COULSDON / GAVE THEIR LIVES / IN THE WAR / 1914 - 1919 // Across three faces: BY THE LONG ROAD THEY / TROD WITH SO MUCH FAITH AND / WITH SUCH DEVOTED AND SELF-/ SACRIFICING BRAVERY WE HAVE ARRIVED / AT VICTORY AND TODAY THEY HAVE / THEIR REWARD //
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Babington, V
Baxter, F J
Beach, L F
Beamont, J
Bennett, P
Campbell, C
Clayton, K H
Clements, C.c.
Cuff, C
Curtis, A
See details for all 41 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 41
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 41
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: initial, surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 2280MM, height 6100MM, width 2280MM
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
  • Old Coulsdon War Memorial
  • 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
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-825

For queries, please contact [email protected]