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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Pulpit or pulpit part
District
Stratford On Avon
Town
Priors Hardwick
County
Warwickshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19364
Current location

St. Mary's Church
Church End
Priors Hardwick
Stratford On Avon
Warwickshire
CV47 7SN
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 47171 56195
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Heavy carved Pulpit with floor-mounted brass dedicatory plaque
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF/ LIEUTENANT-COLONEL ARTHUR EDMUND THURSBY/ OF HARDWICK HILL IN THIS PARISH/ 5TH BN. ROYAL WARWICKSHIRE REGIMENT/ WHO DIED AT SUTHERLAND, SOUTH AFRICA OF ENTERIC FEVER/ 7TH MARCH 1902 - IN HIS 42ND YEAR/ CHURCHWARDEN OF THIS PARISH FOR 16 YEARS Floor Plaque: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF / ARTHUR EDMUND THURSBY / WHO GAVE HIS LIFE FOR GOD AND HIS KING / THIS PULPIT IS OFFERED / BY SOME OF THOSE WHO LOVED HIM
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank, surname, date of death,regiment,place of death,forename,place of birth,manner of death,age of death,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Pulpit
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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