British Soldier

Location: St Bartholomew’s Church Lane, Albourne, West Sussex,BN6 9DF

Details on cross:

Hand carved letters


‘British Soldier’

Text type (e.g. hand-written, GRU tags, carved): Hand carved.

Cross dimensions (millimetres please)

Shaft Height: 279.4mm.

Cross beam width: 304.8mm.

Width of wood: 76.2mm.

Thickness or depth: 25.4mm.

Other information

Mounting to wall: n/a

Detailing: n/a

Evidence of use in field (earth marking, cracking, staining, shrinkage): n/a

Surface insertion depth (into ground if apparent): n/a

Finish (varnish, paint, oiled, unfinished etc): Rough unfinished wood.

Condition (cracked, paint peeling, woodwork, damage etc): in good condition overall. but shattered off shaft.

Notes and observations:- St Bartholomew’s church is open daily to visitors.

Survey and photographs courtesy of Beverley Goodwin
Date of survey: 10/5/17