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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bromley
Town
St Mary Cray
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11th November 1931
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12728
Current location

208
VILLAGE HALL
High St
St Mary Cray
Bromley
Greater London
BR5 4AX
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 47250 67810
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • JOYSONS PAPER MILLS
    St Mary Cray
    Bromley
    Greater London
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
CONVEX HEADED WHITE MARBLE TABLET MOUNTED ONTO A BLACK STONE BACKBOARD. INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING. ADDITIONAL BRASS PLAQUE ADDED TO THE BASE OF THE TABLET GIVING DETAILS OF ITS MOVE FROM THE MILL.
Inscription
TABLET: 1914 - 1919./ THIS MEMORIAL WAS ERECTED BY THE EMPLOYEES OF/ W. JOYNSON & SON, IN HONOUR AND REMEMBRANCE OF/ THOSE WHO WENT FROM THE MILL TO JOIN H.M. FORCES/ DURING THE GREAT WAR./ IN ALL REVERENCE WE/ SHALL CHERISH THE MEMORY/ OF THOSE WHO WILL NOT RETURN/ (NAMES) PLAQUE: THIS MEMORIAL/ FROM/ JOYNSONS PAPER MILLS/ WAS RE-ERECTED/ ON NOVEMBER 11TH 1931/ THROUGH THE KINDNESS & COURTESY OF THE/ VILLAGE HALL COMMITTEE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bailey, J
Banks, G
Barry, A
Beckley, E
Bowden, W
Brigden, F
Brigden, F
Burchett, G
Cameron, W
Capon, A
See details for all 61 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 77
    Served and returned: 67
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
VILLAGE HALL COMMITTEE
Reference
  • BROMLEY WAR MEMORIALS VOLUME FIVE by RASON, PAUL 141-3 Source: Image Library NIWM Published:LONDON BOROUGH OF BROMLEY NOV 1999 BROMLEY

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