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Memorial details

Memorial type
Shrine
District
Bromley
Town
Beckenham
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12770
Current location

St George's Church
High Street
Beckenham
Bromley
Greater London
BR3 1AX
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 37490 69640
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
SLENDER COLUMN SURMOUNTED BY ORNATE GILDED AND PAINTED SHRINE WITH ORNATELY CARVED GILDED TAPERED TOWER TOP AND FIGURE IN A NICHE IN THE CENTRE OF THE SHRINE FIGURE OF ST GEORGE KILLING THE DRAGON IS DEPICTED IN THE NICHE. PAINTED SHIELD ABOVE THE NAMES. FOLIATE AND FLORAL DESIGN CARVED BELOW ST GEORGES FEET
Inscription
LEFT SIDE: (NAMES)/ THEY DIED THAT WE/ MIGHT LIVE 1914-1918 RIGHT SIDE: (NAMES)/ MAY THEY REST IN/ PEACE. AMEN
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aborrow, W
Arnold, A
Arnold, J J
Aste, N H
Baker, C D
Baker, W E
Bertole, G
Brown, R J
Bryon, C J
Christopher, P E
See details for all 62 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 62
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 62
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Shrine
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH
Reference
  • BROMLEY WAR MEMORIALS VOLUME TWO by RASON, PAUL 68-71 Source: Image Library NIWM Published:LONDON BOROUGH OF BROMLEY NOV 1999 BROMLEY

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