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Compiled and copyright © Paul Radford 2011

The memorial can be found on the roadside on Avenue Road (the B5269) in the village of Hurst Green, Ribble Valley, Lancashire. It takes the form of a tall, plain, Celtic cross on a square, four-stepped base. There are no names listed on the memorial.

Photograph Copyright © Paul Radford 2011

This cross
commemorates the services of
Frederick Sleigh first Earl Roberts K.G.V.C.
and his companions in arms
the soldiers and sailors of the Empire
who fought in the South Africa Campaign 1899-1902

Last updated 16 August, 2019

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