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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
North Bedfordshire
Town
Knotting
County
Bedfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Mr Talbot Brown of Messrs. Talbot, Brown & Fisher (Architect)
Messrs. Higgins & Sons of Wellingborough (Builder)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 14 August 1921
    Attended by: Sir Albert Edward Bowen Bart.
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1921
    Attended by: Rev. F.E.M. Girling
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1737

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Current location

Church disused.
5
St Margarets Church
Melchbourne Road
Knotting
North Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire
MK44 1AF
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 00259 63474
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular tablet with incised inscription in gold lettering and gold line border. Wall mounted.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF KNOTTING/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (Names)/ R I P
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bailey, George Henry
Law, Joseph
Smith, Ernest Jesse
See details for all 3 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 390MM, width 740MM
    Materials: Slate
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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