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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Penwith
Town
Hayle
County
Cornwall
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MESSRS W H SNELL & SONS (Builder)
SIR EDWARD WARREN FRIBA (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 05th March 1921
    Attended by: COL SIR COURTNEY VYVYAN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
9361
Current location

Junction of Commercial Road and Chapel Hill
Commercial Road
Hayle
Penwith
Cornwall
TR27 4JU
England

OS Grid Ref: SW 56159 37691
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Celtic cross on tall octagonal column, octagonal plinth and three stepped base. Inscription on the sides of the plinth.
Inscription
Side One: IN HONOUR/ OF THE BRAVE MEN/ WHO WENT FROM HAYLE/ AND GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THEIR COUNTRY'S CAUSE/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ OF 1914 - 1919 Side Two-Four: (NAMES) Side Five-Eight: 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Andrews, C
Bailey, G D
Bailey, S
Bailey, S I
Barrett, J W
Blewett, B
Bunker, B
Cartwright, F G
Coombe, W J
Crowle, C H
See details for all 51 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 52
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 52
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 43
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 43
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • THE 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
Costs

Site: C £500

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
HAYLE TOWN COUNCIL & PHILLACK PARISH COUNCIL

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.

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