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Memorial details

Memorial type
Composite
District
Waltham Forest
Town
Walthamstow
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12554

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Current location

TOWN HALL
Forest Rd
Walthamstow
Waltham Forest
Greater London
E17
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 370 890
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • VESTRY HOUSE MUSEUM
    Vestry Rd
    Walthamstow
    Waltham Forest
    Greater London
    E17 9NH
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TQ 378 892
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
FOUR OUTSIDE COLUMNS AND ONE INNER COLUMN SURMOUNT PLINTH STANDING ON TWO-TIERED STEPS. ENTABLATURE LIES UPON THE COLUMNS. STATUE STANDS TO ONE SIDE STATUE IN CLASSICAL STYLE STANDS FACING SIDEWAYS WITH ONE FOOT ON EITHER STEP AND LEFT ARM RESTING ON MEMORIAL
Inscription
OUR/ GLORIOUS/ DEAD/ "LEST WE FORGET"/ 1914 - 1919/ 1939 - 1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
2008: Advised the face of the woman leaning against the plinth is damaged.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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