Charlton Adam and Charlton Mackrell Memorial Garden 8410

Somerton, South Somerset, Somerset, England

Brief Description

This memorial garden is enclosed by low walls and metal gates with a cross on each gate pier. The war memorial includes the names of the dead from both World Wars, those from Charlton Mackrell on the left tablet and those from Charlton Adam on the right.

History

The war memorial and the memorial garden were dedicated in 1930, having been built by local men and boys.

Features
  • War Memorial
  • Description: The central plaque carries the inscription: ‘1914/ 1918’, in front of this is a brass lantern. To the left is a plaque inscribed with the names of the men from Charlton Mackrell who lost their lives during the First World War; to the right is one listing those from Charlton Adam who died.
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Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Charlton Mackrell
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century