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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
South Derbyshire
Town
Hartshorne
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 8th June 1921
    Attended by: The Bishop of Derby
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
87133
Current location

St Peter's Church
Church Street
Hartshorne
South Derbyshire
Derbyshire
DE11 7ER
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 32712 20825
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Stone wheel cross surmounting a short trapezoid plinth on a two step base. The inscription is incised into the cross shaft and plinth whilst there is a carved laurel wreath in relief on the step.
Inscription
Shaft: IN/ MEMORY/ OF/ THE MEN OF/ HARTSHORNE/ WHO FELL IN/ THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 18 6 O'clock face: (Names)/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS. 12 O'clock face: ALSO/ IN MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO FELL IN THE WAR/ 1939 - 45/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 32
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 32
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename and surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename and surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: £150

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Burton Advertiser 9 June 1921

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