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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Swindon
Town
Swindon
County
Wiltshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
24162
Current location

Civic Offices
Euclid St
Swindon
Swindon
Wiltshire
SN1 2JH
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 15488 84599
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Town Hall
    Swindon
    Thamesdown
    Wiltshire
    SN1 1QF
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SU 15230 84458
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Hard wood board with names set out in 10 columns.
Inscription
BOROUGH OF SWINDON/ THIS TABLET, ALSO THE CENOTAPH OF REGENT CIRCUS WAS ERECTED BY PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION,/ IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THE BOROUGH WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ "THEIR GLORY SHALL NOT BE BLOTTED OUT, THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE" "Their glory shall not be blotted out, Their name liveth for evermore"
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 911
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 911
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 3300 mm, width 3400 mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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