Honourable Artillery Company Pavilion

WM reference
59992
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Current location

Honourable Artillery Co Rifle Association
Bisley Camp National Rifle Association
Brookwood
Woking
Surrey
England
OS Grid Ref.: SU 934 577
Denomination: Undefined

Description

A half-timbered Tudor style shooting lodge, with tiled roof and leaded windows. Familiarly known as the Bisley Hut, the shooting lodge was funded by donations, including some in memory of the fallen. These include a donation from the architect B de C Jackson in memory of his brother Martin killed in action in 1916 and donations from widows and female relatives. The Journal of the Honourable Artillery Company records that 'two members have endowed cubicles in memory of a friend or relation who gave his life'. Inside, the fireplace was donated in memory of Dermot O'Brien who was killed in 1917 and the panelling was donated in memory of Captain Tatham who was killed in 1914.

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 2
Served and returned: 0
Died: 2
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Pavilion
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Undefined
Listed?: No

Component

Architectural details
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Undefined
Listed?: No

Component

Panelling
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Undefined
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

Honorable Artillery Company

Reference

Journal of the Honourable Artillery Company Vol 5, No. 52, p156; Vol 5, No 57, pp356-7; Vol 5, No 60, p469; Vol 6, No 61, p40; Vol 6, No 63, p97; Vol 6, No 65, p170; Vol 6, No 66, p220

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