Westminster Road Congregational Church

WM reference
15553
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : August 1947
  • Unveiled : 02nd September 1923
  • Dedicated : 02nd September 1923
Current location

WESTMINSTER ROAD URC
Orwell Rd
Kirkdale
Liverpool
Merseyside
England
OS Grid Ref.: SJ 340 930
Denomination: United Reformed

Description

MEMORIAL WAS ORIGINALLY DESIGNED AS A SCREEN AROUND THE PULPIT BUT SINCE THE RE-DESIGN OF THE CHURCH IT NOW FORMS PART OF THE PANELLING. INSCRIPTION IS IN GOLD LETTERING WITH THE NAMES CARVED ONTO A CENTRAL PANEL BELOW THE DEDICATORY INSCRIPTION. WW2 PANEL WAS BELOW THE WW1 PANEL OF NAMES

Inscription

TO THE PROUD AND HONOURED MEMORY OF THOSE MEN FROM THIS CONGREGATION WHO FOUGHT AND GAVE THIER LIVES IN THE GREAT WARS / (NAMES) / 1914 - 1918. / (NAMES) / 1939 - 1945

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Barbour, W
Barbour, C
Claekson, W
Clarkson, J
Glew, C W
Harris, L G
Hewitt, W
Hilton, W
Hocking, J W
Hughes, S
See details for all 26 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 26
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 26
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname
Order of information: surname

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 6
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 6
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname
Order of information: surname

Component

Memorial
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Wood - Walnut
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: August 1947
Attended by: WILLIAM PRINGLE

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 02nd September 1923
Attended by: REV STANLEY ROGERS

Ceremony

Dedicated
Date: 02nd September 1923
Attended by: REV STANLEY ROGERS

Costs

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

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

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