previous
next
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Brian Mawdsley

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Brian Mawdsley (WMR-11941)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:

Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Hackney
Town
Stoke Newington
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 11th October 1920
    Attended by: Bishop of London
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
11941
Current location

ST MARYS CHURCH
Stoke Newington Church St
Stoke Newington
Hackney
Greater London
N16 9ES
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 320 860
Denomination: Church of England

View location on Google Maps
Description
SET OF FOUR ELABORATE PLAQUES MOUNTED IN COLLONADED INSET WITH BASE AND PEDIMENT. TWO TABLETS ON EACH SIDE OF WEST DOOR. LETTERS I H S BETWEEN THE ARCHES. POPPY CENTRAL WITH LAUREL WREATHS ON EITHER SIDE AND OAK LEAVES IN BOTH CORNERS
Inscription
THESE TABLETS TOGETHER WITH THE CROSS OUTSIDE THE CHURCH ARE A MEMORIAL/ MADE IN GRATITUDE TO ALMIGHTY GOD FOR THOSE TRUE AND FAITHFUL MEN WHO GOING/ FORTH FROM THIS PLACE LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ THIS CROSS WAS DEDICATED 11TH OCTOBER 1920 BY ARTHUR FOLEY LORD BISHOP OF LONDON. THEIR NAMES ARE HEREON INSCRIBED TO BE REMEMBERED WITH PRIDE AND THANKSGIVING/ FOR EVERMORE. ALL YOU HAD HOPED FOR, ALL YOU HAD, YOU GAVE TO SAVE MANKIND - / YOURSELVES YOU SCORNED TO SAVE/ WILLIAM PATRICK CROMIE MA PREBENDARY OF ST PAULS RECTOR AND RURAL DEAN/ W S WRIGHT JP W M THATCHER RALPH BALL/ CHURCHWARDENS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, T
Agland, J G
Alexander, R
Apicella, F
Appleyard, E J
Armstrong, J
Ashby, C A
Ashman, F E
Bailey, J
Baker, T C
See details for all 287 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 288
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 288
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaques
    Measurements: depth 180MM, height 1650MM, width 1070MM
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
  • (NEW) CHURCH OF ST MARY CHURCH OF ST MARY
  • Grade II*
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
ST MARY'S CHURCH

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.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-11941

For queries, please contact memorials@iwm.org.uk.