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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Calderdale
Town
Halifax
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: April 1923
    Attended by: Sir Harold Armitage and local dignitary
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2600
Current location

Rowntree Mackintosh HQ
Bailey Hall Road
Halifax
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
HX3 9XT
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 09838 24900
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Nowy-headed stone tablet. Incised names and inscription. Set on purpose built block outside offices of Rowntree Mackintosh Relief of laurel wreath top centre. Patterned border along top.
Inscription
IN HONOUR OF MEMBERS OF THE STAFF OF MESSERS JOHN MACKINTOSH & SONS LTD WHO RALLIED TO THE CALL OF KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Addison, R F
Andrew, B
Anglum, T
Appleyard, O
Ashton, G
Ashworth, H
Bancroft, J
Banks, L
Barber, W R
Belshaw, W
See details for all 160 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 160
    Served and returned: 136
    Died: 24
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1200mm, width 1370mm
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
History
Original site, Albion Mill, demolished by Nestle, but tablet extensively restored and mounted outside new building
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • 222

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