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Newent Church Cross, St Mary's - Newent, Gloucestershire
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 51° 55.863 W 002° 24.216
30U E 541005 N 5753537
Quick Description: stone cross in the grounds of St Mary's church, Newent.
Location: West Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 10/26/2014 2:04:03 PM
Waymark Code: WMMQMA
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12
Views: 1

Long Description:
"Three-stepped base surmounted by octagonal plinth, tapering shaft and lantern cross. Isscription on the sides of the plinth and on the top of the step.

Inscription

THE MEMORY OF THE NEWENT MEN / WHO FELL IN THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR / AD 1914 - 1918 / OURS NOT TO REASON WHY / OURS BUT TO DARE AND DIE"

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Private or Public Monument?: Other

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: Not known

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: Europe

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Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: Not listed

Physical Address of Monument: Not listed

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