List number: 1435116
List grade: 2
Grid ref: NZ4317844114

War memorial, Easington Colliery


The memorial stands at the centre of the cemetery in Easington Colliery. The memorial was unveiled on 30 January 1926 by Colonel Pickersgill, to commemorate the 198 local men who died during the First World War. In 1949 inscriptions were added to commemorate the 63 men who died the Second World War. A further inscription was added to commemorate the death of a soldier in Bosnia in 1995.[1] The memorial is Grade II listed.

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War memorial, Easington Colliery

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Cross 1914-18 1939-45 Bosnia Cemetery
- Detailed information about the memorial including the list of names inscribed.

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Easington Colliery War Memorial - List Entry
- "....Easington Colliery War Memorial was unveiled on 30 January 1926 by Colonel Pickersgill, commemorating 198 local men who died during the First World War. It cost £440 and was made ...

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