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Memorial details

Memorial type
Composite
District
Calderdale
Town
Ripponden
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS J WHIPPLE & CO
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 22nd May 1921
    Attended by: W Whiteley, R A Crawshaw
  • Dedicated
    Date: 22 May 1921
    Attended by: R A Crawshaw
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2629
Current location

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

OS Grid Ref: SE 03008 18935
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
Single light stained glass window depicting Joshua with spear and sword. Inscription at base. Wall-mounted white marble tablet with black lettering. Painted border surrounds tablet of white lilies on blue background. Laurel wreath painted at top surrounding a red cross. Wooden shelf below tablet.
Inscription
(On tablet): IN HONOUR OF THE/ MEN OF THIS CHURCH/ AND SUNDAY SCHOOL/ WHO SERVED IN THE/ WAR 1914-1919 AND IN/ GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ (Names)/ "THEIR GLORY SHALL NOT BE BLOTTED OUT" (On window): THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/ 1914-1919
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Forbes, Thomas Albert
Hartley, Hollas
Hopkinson, Fred
Nairn, John
Pearson, Allen
Riley, Arthur
Riley, Ben
Schofield, Harry
Smith, Ernest
Stead, Gilbert
See details for all 13 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1090mm, width 610mm
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Window
    Measurements: height 2600mm, width 750mm
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • 804

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