Shirehampton Memorial Window

Our reference
7359
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 9 Feb 1930

Current location

St Mary Church,High St,Shirehampton,Bristol,Avon,BS11 0DE,England
OS Grid Ref.: ST 531 769
Denomination: Church of England

Description

THREE LIGHT WINDOW. CENTRE PANEL OF STAINED GLASS DEPICTING CHRIST CRUCIFIED WITH ROMAN SOLDIERS AT THE FOOT OF THE CROSS. THE LEFT AND RIGHT LIGHTS HAVE NAMES FROM THE TOP DOWN. THE INSCRIPTION RUNS FROM THE LEFT LIGHT TO THE RIGHT.

Inscription

Left Light: 1914 - 1918/ (Names)/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ MEN OF THIS PARISH/ IN TWO Right Light: 1939 - 1945/ (Names)/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ WORLD WARS

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 41
Served and returned: 0
Died: 41
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: Unknown

Subject / Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 58
Served and returned: 0
Died: 58
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: Unknown

Component

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

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 9 Feb 1930
Attended by: ARCHDEACON OF BRISTOL

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

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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