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Welton

Conflict Commemorated:Great War

Address:St. Mary Churchyard, Lincoln Road

Parish:Welton

Type of Memorial:Serviceman figure

Materials Used:Portland stone

Description:First World War Memorial. 1919. Portland stone. A tapering pedestal on a stepped base, with entablature surmounted by a sculpture of a standing uniformed soldier leaning on a rifle in reversed arms position.

Inscription:TO THE/ HONOUR OF GOD/ AND IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF/ THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR US IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ HEDLEY BALDWIN/ JOHN W. BALDWIN/ JOHN BATES/ ROBERT GOODWIN/ RICHARD HARVEY/ ARTHUR HODSON/ FRED HODSON/ ARTHUR MASON/ GEORGE C. TINKER/ CHARLES TOYNE/ PERCY TWELL/ WILLIAM VASEY/ GREATER LOVE HAVE NO MAN THAN THIS,/ THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIVE FOR HIS/ FRIENDS/ 1939 - 1945/ LESLIE EVERTON/ HERMAN READ/ GEORGE LEONARD FARMERY

Transcription:TO THE HONOUR OF GOD AND IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR US IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918. "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS." 1939 1945

HERMonUID:MLI96952

Listed Memorial:Y

Grade:II

Listed Memorial Reference Number:1359440

Conservation Area:Y

Surveyor/ Supplier of Information:C.J.A., Michael Credland

Sources Used:in Lincolnshire Chronicle dated Saturday 2nd June 1923.

Links:
Welton Memorials.pdf

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