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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Tamworth
Town
Tamworth
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13723
Current location

St Editha's Church
Church Street
Tamworth
Tamworth
Staffordshire
B79 7DE
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 2074004077
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
STAINED GLASS WINDOW WITH THREE LIGHTS AND THREE QUATREFOILS ABOVE THEM. FIGURES IN EACH OF THE LIGHTS AND SHIELDS IN EACH OF THE QUATREFOILS
Inscription
UPPER INSCRIPTION:- LEFT LIGHT: SURLEY HE HATH / BOURNE OUR GRIEFS CENTRE LIGHT: COME UNTO ME / AND YE SHALL FIND / REST & YOUR SOULS RIGHT LIGHT: AND CARRIED / OUR SORROWS INSCRIPTION ACROSS WIDTH OF WINDOW: THE SPIRIT OF THE LORD IS UPON ME BECAUSE THE LORD HATH ANOINTED ME TO BIND UP THE BROKEN HEARTED / TO COMFORT ALL THAT MOURN TO GIVE UNTO THEM THE GARMENT OF PRAISE FOR THE SPIRIT OF HEAVINESS / TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN REVERENT MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR FREEDOM / AND HUMANITY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 THIS WINDOW IS PLACED BY THE PARISHIONERS OF TAMWORTH
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
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
THE CHURCH

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