TQ2768 : Mitcham churchyard: war memorial

taken 8 years ago, near to Mitcham, Merton, Great Britain

Mitcham churchyard: war memorial
Mitcham churchyard: war memorial
The World War 1 memorial (reference 12316 in the UK National Inventory LinkExternal link ) in the parish churchyard. It is of an apparently identical design to the one in nearby Wimbledon Cemetery TQ2571 : War memorial in Gap Road cemetery, Wimbledon..

The inscription (taken from the UKNIWM entry) reads: "THIS CROSS OF SACRIFICE IS ONE IN DESIGN AND INTENTION WITH THOSE WHICH HAVE BEEN SET UP IN FRANCE AND BELGIUM AND OTHER PLACES THROUGHOUT THE WORLD WHERE OUR DEAD OF THE GREAT WAR ARE LAID TO REST./ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE.
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TQ2768, 150 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 13 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 15 January, 2010
Geographical Context
Burial ground, Crematorium 
Category
War Memorial   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2711 6870 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:24.1857N 0:10.4416W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2711 6870
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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