Holme Pierrepont Memorial Lychgate

WM reference
27229
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

ST EDMUNDS CHURCH
Holme Pierrepont
Rushcliffe
Nottinghamshire
England
OS Grid Ref.: SK 626 392
Denomination: Church of England

Description

WOODEN LYCH GATE WITH PITCHED ROOF. BRONZE PLAQUES ON EITHER SIDE OF GATE, SET INTO BRICKWORK. EMBOSSED LETTERING.

Inscription

LEFT HAND SIDE: IN MEMORY/ OF THOSE WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES IN THE/ CAUSE OF FREEDOM/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES) RIGHT HAND SIDE: REMEMBER WITH/ THANKSGIVING THOSE/ WHO ANSWERED THE/ CALL OF THEIR COUNTRY/ AND BY THE GRACE OF/ GOD RETURNED/ (NAMES)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Brewitt, J R
Brewitt, J W
Cresswell, H
Cresswell, G R
Cursham, F G
Cursham, C
Hourd, C W
James, T W
Machin, C J
Pell, J W
See details for all 20 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 20
Served and returned: 15
Died: 5
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,regiment
Order of information: surname,regiment

Component

Plaque
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

Component

Gate
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Wood
Listed?: No

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

Reference

166BK

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