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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Newbury
Town
Midgham
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
9081
Current location

St Matthews Church
School Hill
Midgham
Newbury
Berkshire
RG7 5UW
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 55605 67176
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rough hewn Celtic cross and shaft on plinth and single step base. Inscription in lead lettering on plinth and at base of cross shaft.
Inscription
TO THE / GLORY OF GOD / AND/ IN HONOURED MEMORY OF / THE MEN OF THIS PARISH / WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914-1918/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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