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St Barnabas Church

WM reference
45624
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Dedicated : 1920
  • Rededicated : 13 November 2011
Current location

St Barnabas Church
Snakes Lane East
Woodford Green
Redbridge
Greater London
IG8 7H7
England
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 400 910
Denomination: Church of England

Description

CALVARY ON THREE STEPPED PLINTH WITH DEDICATORY BRONZE PLAQUES.

Inscription

SIDE ONE: JESU MERCY/ 1914 "THEY GAVE THEIR LIVES" 1919/ (NAMES) SIDE TWO: IN PROUD/ MEMORY OF/ ALL THOSE/ WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE WAR OF/ 1939-45/ R.I.P. SIDE THREE: IN PROUD/ MEMORY OF/ ALL THOSE WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR/ COUNTRY/ IN ARMED/ CONFLICT/ SINCE 1945/ R.I.P.

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 57
Served and returned: 0
Died: 57
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname
Order of information: surname

Subject/Period

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

Subject/Period

20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: 0
Died: 0
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Undefined
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Calvary
Condition: Good
Measurements: height 5000MM, width 1500MM
Materials: Wood
Listed?: No

Component

Plinth
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Component

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

Ceremony

Dedicated
Date: 1920
Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries

Ceremony

Rededicated
Date: 13 November 2011
Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries

History

2010: Restoration project completed. 2009: Advised that this memorial is in a state of disrepair and needed to raise funds to prevent any further damage.

Costs

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

Trust fund/Scholarship

Yes
Purpose: The War Memorial Trust also contributed towards the rededication of this war memorial.

Sponsorship

Other
Details: Funded by Western Front Association (Essex Branch) and Redbride Council.

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

Reference

Western Front Association Bulletin by Western Front Association p30/ March 2012 'Rededication of War Memorial at St Barnabas Church, Woodford green - 13 November.'

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