History of Ashen

St. Augustine of Canterbury Church, war memorial - exterior
War memorial on the St. Augustine of Canterbury Church tower, Ashen
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History of Ashen >> War Memorial

Ashen War Memorial

Rather unusual for a war memorial, the one at Ashen is to be found on the south-west buttress of the tower on St Augustine's Church.

These are the names of those inscribed thereon.

  • 1914-1918
  • Thomas Ince
  • Albert Peacock
  • Walter Swallow
  • Ernest Twitchett
  • James Twitchett

  • 1939-1945
  • Ernest John Bowers
  • Percy Harold Peacock

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Ashen - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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Ashen - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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