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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Southend On Sea
Town
Leigh On Sea
County
Essex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 14 April 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
22507
Current location

Wesley Methodist Church
Elm Road
Leigh On Sea
Southend On Sea
Essex
SS9 1SJ
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 842 860
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
Three light window and associated board. Window depicts, left, Faith, right, Victory, and the Risen Christ, centre. Banners over the lights proclaim: Be Thou Faithful Unto Death; Come Unto Me All Ye That Labour; & I Will Give Thee A Crown For Life. Oak panel decorated with floral borders and rose bosses
Inscription
(Inscribed on the glass) TO THE GLORY OF GOD IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO FELL AND IN APPRECIATION/ OF THOSE WHO SERVED IN THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR WHO WERE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS CHURCH (On board beneath) ERECTED WITH THE RESIDUE OF JOHN WALTER BONALLACK TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY/ OF HIS COMRADES, WHO WITH HIM LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR, 1914 - 1919/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Blaker, H
Bonallack, J W
Chinnery, H W
Collins, A
Draper, C
Dyer, A G
Emery, C
Feakin, R
Filby, L
Galer, L
See details for all 20 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: height 2800MM, width 1830MM
    Materials: Stained Glass
  • Board
    Measurements: height 360MM, width 2180MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: £200

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
WESLEY METHODIST CHURCH

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