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Memorial details

Memorial type
Sculptured / Cast figure
District
Camden
Town
Primrose Hill
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Falklands Conflict (1982)
Maker
MR PHILLIP TURNER (Sculptor)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 13th November 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Rededicated
    Date: 7th May 2000
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
11076
Current location

PRIMROSE HILL RD AND ELSWORTHY RD KING HENRYS RD ALSO INTERSECTS NEAR THE CHURCH
ST MARY THE VIRGIN CHURCH
Primrose Hill Rd
Primrose Hill
Camden
Greater London
NW3 3BP
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 280 840
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
MADONNA AND CHILD ON TOP OF CARVED SHRINE WITH NAMES INSCRIBED IN THE STONE. FIGURE REPLACED ORIGINAL WOODEN CARVING OF CHRIST ON CROSS.
Inscription
1914-1918 WAR/ (NAMES)/ 1939-1945 WAR/ (NAMES)/ THE FALKLANDS WAR 1982/ (NAME)
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Beacall, Arthur
Beningfield, John
Beningfield, Maurice
Betts, Harry Lee
Bubb, Harry
Catford, Arthur
Chappell, Herbert
Charles, Lancelot
Culhane, James
Dearmer, Christopher
See details for all 37 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 37
    Served and returned: 37
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 2
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Falklands Conflict (1982)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,forename
    Order of information: forename,rank
Components
  • Shrine
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - York
  • Figure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - York
Listing information
Condition
History
ORIGINAL WOODEN SCULPTURE OF CHRIST ON A CROSS REMOVED CIRCA 1970S OR MID 80S DUE TO DETERIORATION AND RISK TO PEDESTRIANS. FIGURE OF MADONNA AND CHILD CARVED BY PHILLIP TURNER AND GIFTED BY AGNES MANTLE IN 1988. COMPLETE RESTORATION APRIL 2000 WITH £3509 RAISED BY CHURCH AND BALANCE OF £5159 COSTS PROVIDED BY HERITAGE LOTTERY. SECOND WORLD WAR NAMES APPEAR TO HAVE BEEN ADDED BETWEEN 1993 AND 1999 AND POSSIBLY FALKLANDS WAR NAME MORE RECENTLY.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private,other
Responsibility
CHURCH COUNCIL
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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