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Long Marston - Parishioners

WM reference
38520
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

St. James the Great Churchyard
College Close
Long Marston
Stratford On Avon
Warwickshire
CV37 8RN
England
OS Grid Ref.: SP 15296 48149
Denomination: Church of England

Description

Lychgate constructed of English oak, standing on a limestone foundation & tiled with Cotswold stone. Inscriptions in relief on gables. Names above window openings.

Inscription

North gable : 1914 HONOUR THE DEAD 1919 Above east & west window openings : (NAMES) South gable : THESE ALSO / (NAMES) / 1939 1945

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Arthur, Joseph
Arthur, Harold
Forster, Ernest
Gould, William
Meade, Percy
Moseley, Francis
Robbins, Arnold
Sandford, Fred
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Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 8
Served and returned: 0
Died: 8
Exact count: yes
Information shown: forename, surname
Order of information: forename

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 2
Served and returned: 0
Died: 2
Exact count: yes
Information shown: forename, surname
Order of information: forename

Component

Base
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stone - Limestone
Listed?: No

Component

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

History

1996 : Refurbished by the Royal Engineers. 2001 : Refurbishment of foundation & new weatherboarding beneath the roof.

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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