Hinxworth Clock Tower

WM reference
3792
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 24th March 1920
  • Dedicated : 24th March 1920
Current location

VILLAGE GREEN AND MARKET SQUARE N SIDE OF HIGH STREET
CLOCK TOWER
High St
Hinxworth
North Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire
England
OS Grid Ref.: TL 235 406
Denomination: Undefined

Description

CLOCK TOWER WITH TWO DIALS AND THREE TABLETS

Inscription

(WW1 TABLET): IN LOVING AND GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE / OF THOSE / WHO SACRIFICED THEIR LIVES / INTHE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 / (NAMES) (WW2 TABLET): 1939-1945 / (NAME) (RESTORATION TABLET): THE RESTORATION / OF THIS / CLCOKTOWER IN / 1997 WAS MADE / POSSIBLE BY A / GENEROUS / DONATION FROM / MAJOR ROBERT / CLUTTERBUCK

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Brooks, Walter
Bryant, Frederick
Clutterbuck, A Vincent
Dearmer, Frederick
Garley, C Edward
Harradine, William
Morgan, Percy
Stanton, Charles
Stanton, Frederick
Stanton, Ernest
See details for all 12 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 12
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 12
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename,decorations
Order of information: rank,surname,regiment,forename,decorations

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 1
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 1
Exact count: no
Information shown: regiment
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Clock
Condition: Good
Measurements: depth 3000MM, height 10000MM, width 3000MM
Materials: Brick
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 24th March 1920
Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries

Ceremony

Dedicated
Date: 24th March 1920
Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries

History

RESTORED IN 1997

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: £250
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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