Monument record MCC3943 - Memorial Cross, High Street, Dedham


First World War and Second World War Memorial, by W.D. Caroe.


Grid reference TM 0578 3315 (point)
Map sheet TM03SE
County ESSEX


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First World War, and subsequently Second World War, Memorial, 1921, by W.D. Caroe.

The Roll of Honour Wedsite Records:
It takes the form of a cross mounted on a shaft which in turn is mounted on a plinth with a three-stepped base the whole standing in a cobbled area. The inscription is in black lettering on the plinth. There are 33 names listed for World War 1, 14 names for World War 2 plus 2 names of civilians killed in World War 2. The architect was Mr William Douglas Caroe and the memorial costs circa £500. Details first appeared in the Essex County Standard 16th December 1919. [accessed 15/09/16]

Eight digital photographs of Dedham War Memorial take August 2016.<1>

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  • <1> Photograph: Tipper, J.. 2016. Photographs of Dedham War Memorial, Dedham. Digital.

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Jan 30 2017 3:55PM

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