SP4756 : Priors Hardwick war memorial

taken 5 years ago, near to Priors Hardwick, Warwickshire, Great Britain

Priors Hardwick war memorial
Priors Hardwick war memorial
The inscriptions are a reminder that village communities must have been hit hard by their losses in wars. Here the Haynes family lost two of its menfolk in the Great War, and another three in the Second World War. The inscriptions read:
To the memory of
Pte. G H Haynes
E T Haynes
W Taylor
who gave their lives in the Great War

Their glory shall not be blotted out
but their name liveth for evermore
Eccles. XLIV 1 14

Also those in 1939-1945 war
Pte. C W Harrisson
Sgt. A E Haynes
L/Cpl. A Haynes
Pte. K C Haynes

Closer views of the memorial are at SP4756 : Priors Hardwick war memorial and SP4756 : Priors Hardwick war memorial. It is built of the green-and-brown Hornton Stone or Marlstone Rock, an iron-rich shelly limestone from Edge Hill.
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SP4756, 36 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 14 October, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 10 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Village, Rural settlement  People, Events 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 4712 5615 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:12.0944N 1:18.7175W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 4712 5615
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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