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Latitude: 54.1142 / 54°6'50"N
Longitude: -0.1249 / 0°7'29"W
OS Eastings: 522668
OS Northings: 470324
OS Grid: TA226703
Mapcode National: GBR WNKV.RY
Mapcode Global: WHHF2.1VSD
Entry Name: War Memorial
Listing Date: 28 April 2006
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1391713
English Heritage Legacy ID: 495302
Location: Flamborough, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO15
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Flamborough
Built-Up Area: Flamborough
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Flamborough St Oswald
Church of England Diocese: York
330/0/10006 TOWER STREET
28-APR-06 WAR MEMORIAL
War Memorial, 1918 and 1945, plain stone cross on a double plinth, set in memorial garden which forms part of a scheduled ancient monument (SM 26506). Lowest step of plinth bears the inscription:
1914 - 1918
THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
The middle step is inscribed with the names of 12 servicemen, with 15 more on the sides.
The upper step has a projecting stone inscribed: 1939-1945, and on the face of the plinth the names of 3(?) servicemen, with a total of 16 names from the 2nd World War.
On the shaft of the cross at the base is the inscription:
GLORY OF GOD
AND IN MEMORY
OF THE SONS OF
WHO DIED IN
THE GREAT WARS
The S of WARS was added after the 2nd World War.
The memorial was originally unveiled in October 1921.
This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 1 February 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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