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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Chelmsford
Town
Woodham Ferrers
County
Essex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
22363
Current location

St Mary's Church
B1418
Woodham Ferrers
Chelmsford
Essex
CM3 8RG
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 79846 99372
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
OBELISK OF ROUGH-HEWN STONE. DEDICATION ON SHAFT OF OBELISK. NAMES ON ALL FOUR SIDES OF SQUARE STONE PLINTH BELOW, THE NAMES CONSTRUCTED FROM CAST METAL LETTERS , ONE SIDE DISPLAYING THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO DIED THE OTHER THREE SIDES DISPLAYING THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO SERVED AND RETURNED . PLINTH SURMOUNTS THREE-STEPPED SQUARE STONE BASE.
Inscription
IN EVERLASTING AND /GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE/OF THE MEN/OF WOODHAM FERRERS /WHO SERVED DURING/THE GREAT WAR /1914-1919/OUR GLORIOUS DEAD/(NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, A
Allen, D
Anderson, H
Anderson, H
Anderson, W
Aves, William
Bailey, A
Bailey, E
Bailey, W
Bambridge, E
See details for all 171 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 171
    Served and returned: 140
    Died: 31
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: by alphabetical order of surname but with inconsistencies
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Woodham Ferrers War Memorial
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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