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Memorial details

Memorial type
Sculptured / Cast figure
District
Shrewsbury And Atcham
Town
Shrewsbury
County
Shropshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 5 September 1920
    Attended by: Sister Francis
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14005
Current location

SHREWSBURY CATHOLIC SCHOOL
Shrewsbury
Shrewsbury And Atcham
Shropshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 490 120
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A statue of the Virgin Mary and Child set into a niche of carved walnut, on the doors of which are the names of the fallen.
Inscription
(NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbott, E
Beasty, H
Bellasis, J
Bellasis, P
Bennett, E
Cawley, J
Cooke, M
Cox, E
Cullen, L
Dalgleish, A
See details for all 59 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 40
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 40
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • 'Fallen Scholars: Memorial Unveiled at Shrewsbury Catholic School', Shrewsbury Chronicle, 10 September 1920, p. 5.

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