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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
North Norfolk
Town
Fakenham
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1925
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
20184
Current location

Fakenham Museum of Gas and Local History
Hempton Road
Fakenham
North Norfolk
Norfolk
NR21 7LA
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 91938 29293
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • British Gas
    Roundtree Way
    Norwich
    Norwich
    Norfolk
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TG 230 080
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Gasworks
    Hull

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
A wall-mounted white marble tablet on green marble backboard.
Inscription
THE BRITISH GAS LIGHT/ CO/ 1914 1918/ LTD / THESE NAMES SHALL REMAIN FOR EVER AND/ THEIR GLORY SHALL NOT BE BLOTTED OUT/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderton, W
Armstrong, M
Arnold, J
Atkin, C T
Ball, F
Bishop, G
Bower, H
Bunn, E
Cartledge, A C
Clappison, W H
See details for all 62 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 62
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 62
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 136MM, height 1530MMM, width 760MM
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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