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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hospital / Clinic
District
Rother
Town
Rye
County
East Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Sir Reginald Blomfield RA
Ceremony
  • Opened
    Date: 15 Nov. 1921
    Attended by: HRH PRINCESS LOUISE DUCHESS OF ARGYLL
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16952
Current location

RYE MEMORIAL CARE HOSPITAL
Peasmarsh Rd
Rye
Rother
East Sussex
TN31 7UD
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 91880 21620
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
HOSPITAL WITH WW1 AND WW2 DEDICATORY BOARDS
Inscription
IN HONOUR OF THOSE WHO DIED AND IN MEMORY / OF THOSE WHO SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 / (NAMES)
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
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
History
1991: THE HOSPITAL WAS DEMOLISHED IN AUGUST BUT A SMALL SECTION OF THE FRONT WALL WAS LEFT STANDING AND INCORPORATED INTO THE NEW BUILDING, NEAR THE FRONT ENTRANCE. THE WOODEN BOARD WAS RE-ERECTED IN THE NEW HOSPITAL.
Costs

Site: C £25,000

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private,public
Reference
  • The Times 16 Nov. 1921 p.12 col.a

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