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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
East Staffordshire
Town
Hanbury
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13392
Current location

St Werbaughs Church
Church Lane
Hanbury
East Staffordshire
Staffordshire
DE13 8TF
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 17079 27922
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Pieces of C14th Century glass mounted into plain glass memorial window. Bronze dedicatory plaque below. Black lettering on scroll effect. Central glass depicts Christ crucified cloaked in purple lined ermine drapes. To left of window hangs a framed Roll of Honour.
Inscription
Plaque: THE ANCIENT GLASS WAS PLACED IN THIS WINDOW IN MEMORY OF/ THOSE PARISHIONERS WHO DIED ON ACTIVE SERVICE DURING THE/ SECOND WORLD WAR 1939-1945 AND OF ALL THOSE WHO LOST/ THEIR LIVES IN THE HANBURY EXPLOSION NOVEMBER 27TH 1944 Window:O LAMB OF GOD THAT TAKEST/ AWAY THE SINS OF THE WORLD/ HAVE MERCY UPON US
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 4MM, height 95MM, width 655MM
    Materials: Bronze
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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