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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Swale
Town
Newnham
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MR WILLIAM HUDSON HARTLEY (Sculptor)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: Apr 1920
    Attended by: CAPTAIN DE LAUNE
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1st April 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
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Current location

St Peter and St Paul Church
The Street
Newnham
Swale
Kent
ME9 0LL
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 95400 57620
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular tablet with a cornice above and a sculptured angel below. At the lower edge a carved tablet with the inscription has been added and the names are in two columns in black lettering.
Inscription
THEIR NAMES LIVE FOR EVERMORE/ (Names)/ THIS MEMORIAL WAS ERECTED BY THE/ DE LAUNE CYCLING CLUB IN MEMORY/ OF THEIR MEMBERS WHO FELL IN/ THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barnes, R G
Beretta, L
Brisley, R
Edmonds, S
England, W
Farrow, N B
Hinde, G W
Mcgregor, A
Neale, R
Palastanga, B
See details for all 14 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surname.
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 130mm, height 997mm, width 724mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
BASE OF PEDESTAL CUT AWAY TO ALLOW SECOND WORLD WAR NAMES TO BE ADDED.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Responsibility
DE LAUNE CYCLING CLUB
Reference
  • "A CENTURY AWHEEL 1889 - 1989: A HISTORY OF THE DELAUNE CYCLING CLUB" - MIKE RABBETTS (1989)

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