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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Calderdale
Town
Ripponden
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Cheetham Bros. Millbank
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 16th October 1920
    Attended by: Rev. David Hinchcliff
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2615
Current location

Stones Methodist Church
Rochdale Road
Ripponden
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
HX6 4LA
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 03009 18935
Denomination: Methodist

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Previous locations
  • Millbank Methodist Church
    Ripponden
    Calderdale
    West Yorkshire
    HS6 3ED
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SE 03600 21400
    Denomination: Undefined
  • The Triangle Methodist Church

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Brass plaque mounted on oak board. Black incised lettering. Corinthian columns in relief at either side with pediment at top
Inscription
MILL BANK METHODIST CHURCH/ CLOSED SEPTEMBER 29TH 1963/ IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEMBERS/ OF THIS CHURCH, WHO DIED FOR FREEDOM/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (Names)/ THEIR GLORY SHALL NOT BE BLOTTED OUT/ BE NOT AFRAID OF THEM WHICH KILL THE BODY/ BUT ARE NOT ABLE TO KILL THE SOUL
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Balmforth, William
Bottomley, John Wm
Carter, Willie
Cheetham, Taylor
Foster, Stanley
Lumb, Walton
Lumb, William
Wolfenden, Frank
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 710mm, width 740mm
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Stones Methodist Church
Reference
  • Halifax Weekly Guardian 23 Oct 1920
  • Hebden Bridge Times 22nd Oct 1920

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