One of the leading families in the area, The Heathcoat Amory's
who lived close-by at Chevithorne Barton
Have lost many family members to war,
it is interesting to read their loss along with those others who perished through war
from such a small community
>>> I don't think I have ever seen a Blacksmiths mate listed before <<<
Rough hewn granite cross mounted on top of a stone plinth and octagonal stepped base. The inscription, in black lettering, is on the plinth and base.
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN HONOURED MEMORY
OF THE FOLLOWING MEN FROM THIS PARISH WHO LAID
DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919
"WE THAT LIVE ON, MID ENGLISH PASTURES GREEN,
REMEMBER THEM, AND THINK WHAT MIGHT HAVE BEEN."
1939 - 1945
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