St Peters Parishioners - WW1

Our reference
30761
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 11th November 1921
  • Dedicated : 11th November 1921

Current location

ST PETERS CHURCH,Langton Rd,Norton,Ryedale,North Yorkshire,YO17,England
OS Grid Ref.: SE 795 710
Denomination: Church of England

Description

THREE LIGHT WINDOW DEPICTING EMBLEMS OF THE GREAT SACRIFICE. DEDICATORY NOWY HEADED PLAQUE ST PATRICK REPRESENTING SPIRITUAL VICTORY, ST GEORGE REPRESENTING NATIONAL VICTORY, ST ANDREW REPRESENTING PLENTY AND ST DAVID REPRESENTING PEACE AND UNITY ARE DEPICTED IN THE LIGHTS. THE CENTRE LIGHT DEPICTS CHRIST CRUCIFIED. IN THE TRACERY ABOVE ARE THE INSTRUMENTS OF THE SAVIOUR'S PASSION, NAMELY THE CROWN OF THORNS, THE NAILS AND THE REED. IN THE LOWER PANELS ARE DEPICTED AND WRECKED A BURNING CITY, ST GEORGE SLAYING THE DRAGON, THE STILING OF THE STORM AND A BOAT ENTERING A HARBOUR

Inscription

(ON TABLET) TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN/ OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE (ON WINDOW) 1914 - 1918

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: 0
Died: 119
Exact count: no
Information shown: Unknown
Order of information: Unknown

Component

Tablet
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Component

Window
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Stained Glass
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 11th November 1921
Attended by: LIEUT-COL A D LEGARD CBE

Ceremony

Dedicated
Date: 11th November 1921
Attended by: Bishop Suffragan of Hull

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

Notes

PAMP: "A HISTORY OF AND GUIDE TO ST PETER'S CHURCH NORTON - JUXTA - MALTON" P5-6

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Archive for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this will be included in the record during 2015.

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