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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Hertsmere
Town
Bushey
County
Hertfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Crimean War (1853-1856)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14719

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Current location

ST JAMES CHURCH
Bushey
Hertsmere
Hertfordshire
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 130 950
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
WALL-MOUNTED MARBLE PLAQUE. DROPPED ARCH HEAD AND EDGE OF SIMPLE ROLL MOULDING. BLACK LETTERING
Inscription
TO THE/ BELOVED MEMORY OF/ GENERAL/ SIR EDWARD WALTER FORESTIER WALKER, K.C.B/ COLONEL 50TH REGIMENT,/ LORD OF THE MANOR OF BUSHEY; / WHO ENTERED THE SCOTS FUSILIER GUARDS, MARCH 8TH 1827,/ AND COMMANDED THE REGIMENT DURING/ THE CRIMEAN WAR/ HE DIED AT THE MANOR HOUSE JULY 27TH 1881,/ IN THE 70TH YEAR OF HIS AGE./ HIS REMAINS REST IN THE VAULT IN THIS/ CHURCH-YARD./ ALSO TO THE BELOVED MEMORY OF/ LADY JULIANA CAROLINE FRANCES,/ DAUGHTER OF THOMAS, 2ND EARL OF RANFURLY,/ MARRIED 1862./ GENERAL/ SIR FREDERICK WILLIAM EDWARD/ FORESTIER WALKER, K.C.B/ BORN 1825. DIED DECEMBER 12TH 1906./ ALSO TO THE MEMORY OF/ GENERAL SIR FREDERICK WILLIAM EDWARD/ FORESTIER FORESTIER WALKER, G.C.M.G., K.C.B./ BORN 1844 DIED 1910
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Crimean War (1853-1856)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 30MM, height 1035MM, width 1685MM
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST JAMES
  • Grade II*
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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