Tutbury

Preservation

War Memorials

Patron: the Bishop of Stafford

TWMPP Phase I Funded by

Further funding gratefully received from
Tutbury Flower Club
& Tutbury Parish Council

TWMPP Phase II Funded by

   

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War Memorials Archive

The War Memorials Archive (formerly the UK National Inventory of War Memorials) is maintained by the Imperial War Museum.  The text below is the entry for the Tutbury Stone Cross War Memorial (SCWM) on the WMA website; note that the SCWM is currently the only Tutbury Memorial on the WMA register

TUTBURY

Our Ref: 13421

Address

TUTBURY

STAFFORDSHIRE

England

Type:  Cross

OS Map Ref:  SK 200 280

Inscription

IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ TUTBURY MEN/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THEIR /COUNTRY'S DEFENCE IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914-1919/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN/ THAN THIS THAT A MAN LAY DOWN/ HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS.

Components

Component Material(s) Height Width Depth

CROSS  STONE - SANDSTONE  5000MM      

Physical Description

FOLIATED SANDSTONE CROSS ON SIX FACETED TAPERING PILLAR.

SHIELDS IN RELIEF. THREE FIGURES: FEMALE ANGEL, ST GEORGE AND ST MICHAEL.

Wars Commemorated & People Remembered

War  First World War (1914-1918)

Total names on memorial:  0

Served & Returned  0

Died  47

Is this an exact count?  Not known

How are the names ordered?  Not known

What information is listed on the memorial?  None

Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?  No

War  Second World War (1939-1945)

Total names on memorial:  0

Served & Returned  0

Died  13

Is this an exact count?  Not known

How are the names ordered?  Not known

What information is listed on the memorial?  surname

Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?  No

Maintenance

Are the letters difficult to read?  No

Who is responsible for the memorial?  

Maintenance History:  

Ceremonies

Not known

Sponsorships

Sponsorship Type:  None

Did this include a trust or scholarship?  No

Did this include a roll of honour?  NOT APPLICABLE

Cost of Site:  Not known

Cost of Memorial:  Not known

Comments on Costs:  

Craftsmen

Not known

References

Co-ordinator's Comments:  

Comments:   

Photographs:  1

Other Documents:  None

Form / Letter:  F

Negatives:  No

Drawings / Plans:  No

Minutes:  No

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