Tottenham

WM reference
11781
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 17 June 1923
  • Dedicated : 17 June 1923
Current location

Small Memorial Garden
Junction Of Tottenham High Rd And Town Hall Approach Rd
Tottenham
Haringey
Greater London
N15
England
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 330 900
Denomination: Undefined

Description

Winged victory holding wreath on globe. Figure stands on pillar and three-stepped square base. Memorial set on paved area surrounded by chains. Wreath and bronze sword on front face of pillar above inscription.

Inscription

ERECTED/ BY/ THE INHABITANTS OF / TOTTENHAM / IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL / MEMORY / OF HER SONS WHO FELL / IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1918 / 1939 - 1945 / "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS"

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 0
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Undefined
Order of information: Undefined

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: Undefined
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Undefined
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Pillar
Condition: Good
Measurements:
Materials: Granite - Cornish
Listed?: No

Component

Figure
Condition: Good
Measurements:
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 17 June 1923
Attended by: HRH PRINCESS LOUISE DUCHESS OF ARGYLL

Ceremony

Dedicated
Date: 17 June 1923
Attended by: Bishop Suffragan of Willesden

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Public
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

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