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Memorial details

Memorial type
Other structure
District
Lewisham
Town
Lewisham
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 15th April 1919
    Attended by: A. H. NICHOL J.P.
  • Dedicated
    Date: 15th April 1919
    Attended by: Bishop Suffragan of Woolwich
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12271
Current location

175
ST SAVIOUR AND ST JOHN BAPTIST
Lewisham High St
Lewisham
Lewisham
Greater London
SE13 6AA
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 381 750
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Description
CHURCH FRONT, PILLAR EACH SIDE AND A MOSAIC OVER THE DOOR, TABLET WITH NAMES EITHER SIDE OF DOOR. CRUCIFIX OVER PORCH THREE SCULPTURES ACT AS FINIALS
Inscription
OVER DOOR: JESUS / GIVE THEM / ETERNAL REST / 1914 1918 LEFT HAND PLAQUE: OF YOUR CHARITY / PRAY FOR THE REPOSE OF / THE SOULS OF THE MEN OF / THIS CHURCH WHO DIED IN / THE FIGHT FOR JUSTICE / AND LIBERTY 1914-1918 / (NAMES) RIGHT HAND PLAQUE: THIS CALVARY ERECTED BY THE / PARISHIONERS TO THE MEMORY OF / THE ABOVE-NAMED OFFICERS & / MEN WAS UNVEILED BY HIS / WORSHIP THE MAYOR OF LEWISHAM, ALLAN HUME NICHOLL, ESQ., J.P. / AND BLESSED BY THE RIGHT REVEREND PETER AMIGO LORD / BISHOP OF SOUTHWARK 15 / APRIL 1919 J.B.WADE RECTOR
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baker, A H
Baker, R
Baxter, G B
Carter, E J
Carter, F C
Clarke, J A C
Cloak, T
Connor, J
Falby, E
Ffolliott, H C R
See details for all 45 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 43
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 43
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Crucifix
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST SAVIOUR AND STS JOHN BAPTIST AND EVANGELIST (ROMAN CATHOLIC)
  • 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
Responsibility
PARISH AUTHORITIES

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