East Horsley – St. Martin’s churchyard, Surrey

East Horsley – St. Martin’s churchyard, Surrey

Frederick Thomas Longhurst “Thoughts of Laventie from home” Location: St. Martin’s churchyard East Horsley Surrey KT24 6RL Details on cross: IWGC 330 99 L/CPL. LONGHURT. 2/8 WORCESTERS. 3.9.18 PLACED ON MOTHER’S GRAVE FROM LAVENTIE CEMETERY RHODA LONGHURST Text type...
Upper Langwith – Holy Cross, Derbyshire

Upper Langwith – Holy Cross, Derbyshire

George William Nixon Location: Rectory Road Upper Langwith Mansfield Derbyshire NG20 9RE Details on Cross: In memory of No 38665 Gnr G W Nixon 4th Bty M.M.G.S Killed in action April 28th 1918 Dimensions: Shaft height: 1600mm (63 inches) Cross beam width: 610mm (24...
Penicuik – St James the Less, Midlothian

Penicuik – St James the Less, Midlothian

Charles John Alexander Cowan Location: St James the Less Broomhill Road, Penicuik Midlothian EH26 9EE Details on cross: Tag at top of shaft – I.W.G.C. Three lines of metal tags: CAPT. COWAN. 12/R. SCOTS. 25.3.18. Text type: GRU metal tags Cross dimensions (millimetres...
Coleshill –   All Saints Church, Oxfordshire.

Coleshill – All Saints Church, Oxfordshire.

Jacob Pleydell-Bouverie Location: All Saints Church, Coleshill, Oxfordshire. Postcode: SN6 7PT Coleshill is a small village sat on the Oxfordshire/Wiltshire border, owned by the National Trust. For over 500 years, it was owned by one family, the Pleydell family....
Winterton-on-Sea – Holy Trinity & All Saints, Norfolk

Winterton-on-Sea – Holy Trinity & All Saints, Norfolk

Arthur Perceval Green Location: The Parish Church of the Holy Trinity and All Saints Winterton-on-Sea Norfolk NR29 4GN Details on cross: LIEUT. A P GREEN. 7th NORFOLK REGT Killed in Action                                       Aged 22...
Flore – All Saints, Northamptonshire

Flore – All Saints, Northamptonshire

Bruce Lorence Capell Location: All Saints Church Flore Northamptonshire NN7 4LZ Details on cross: Cross is heavily built and has side supports at 45 degree angles. In Loving                  Memory of Bruce Lorence Capell 2nd Lt (MC) 2/1 North Midland (Staffs) R.G.A....
Nackington – St Mary the Virgin, Kent

Nackington – St Mary the Virgin, Kent

Brothers William & Charles Chapman Location: St Mary the Virgin Church. Nackington, Canterbury Kent. CT4 7AD Details on the Cross: There are actually two crosses, located next to each other on the wall, through the church, turn right and located beside the 2nd...
Sotterley – St. Margaret, Suffolk

Sotterley – St. Margaret, Suffolk

Seymour and Miles Barne Access to the church is by walking about half to 3/4 of a mile across the Estate lands, no direct vehicular access to the Church, on a private estate. Car parking is literally on the side of the road, cross a stile and follow painted black...
Project update

Project update

We are we believe about a quarter of a way through the locations thanks to some sterling work from all of you. What has been especially nice has been the ones that we’ve been finding that don’t appear to have been recorded in any of the semi-official...