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Memorial details

Memorial type
Allegory (eg: Victory)
District
Hillingdon
Town
Uxbridge
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
CAPTAIN ADRIAN JONES MVO
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11th November 1924
    Attended by: LADY HILLINGDON
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12088
Current location

Old burial ground
Windsor Circus
Roundabout At Cross St And Hillingdon Rd And Cowley Rd
Uxbridge
Hillingdon
Greater London
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 054 840
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • HILLINGDON HOUSE
    Uxbridge
    Hillingdon
    Greater London
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
STONE COLUMN SURMOUNTED BY STATUE OF WINGED ANGEL HOLDING LAUREL WREATH. STONE BASE BEARS INSCRIPTION.
Inscription
ERECTED/ IN HONOUR AND MEMORY/ OF ALL THOSE/ MEN AND WOMEN OF /UXBRIDGE/ WHO SERVED OR FELL/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ AN EXPRESSION OF GRATITUDE FROM/ THEIR FELLOW TOWNSMEN. EAST FACE OF PLINTH: IN MEMORIAM/ 1939-1945 SOUTH FACE OF PLINTH: SONS OF THIS PLACE LET THIS OF YOU BE SAID/ THAT YOU WHO LIVE ARE WORTHY OF YOUR DEAD/ THEY GAVE THEIR LIVES THAT YOU IN PEACE MAY REAP/ A RICHER HARVEST ERE YOU FALL ASLEEP.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • 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
Components
  • Figure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
  • Column
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • ADRIAN JONES by HODSON-PRESSINGER, SELWYN PLATE 7 Published:TORPHICHEN BOOKS 1996 LONDON
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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