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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Mendip
Town
East Woodlands
County
Somerset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
J W Singer and Sons Ltd (Founder / Foundry)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 07th September 1919
    Attended by: MARQUIS OF BATH
  • Dedicated
    Date: 07th September 1919
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
24589
Current location

ST KATHERINES CHURCH
East Woodlands
Mendip
Somerset
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 790 441
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
ROOD SCREEN WITH ORNATE DEDICATORY BRONZE PLAQUE. PLAQUE HAS INSCRIPTION IN RELIEF WHICH IS FRMAED BY AN UNKNOWN DESIGN. CROSS SURMOUNTS THE TOP CENTRE OF THE PLAQUE
Inscription
JESU MERCY/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ THIS SCREEN/ WAS ERECTED BY THE PARISHIONERS/ AS A THANKSGIVING FOR THE/ VICTORIOUS TERMINATION OF THE/ GREAT WAR/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ (NAMES)/ R.I.P./ AUGUST 1919
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alexander, John
Alexander, Lord A
Aylesbury, Charles
Cooper, George Nelson
Doel, Frederick
Lewer, Edward
Lewer, John
Mussell, William
Singer, Thomas
Sparey, Nilliam
See details for all 14 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 14
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename,decorations
    Order of information: surname,forename,decorations
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 650MM, width 350MM
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC

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