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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Pulpit or pulpit part
District
Lichfield
Town
Longdon
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
26556
Current location

ST JAMES CHURCH
A51
Longdon
Lichfield
Staffordshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 082 142
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
OAK PULPIT. CENTRAL PANEL SHOWS CHRIST'S ASCENSION SURROUNDED BY ELEVEN DISCIPLES CARVED IN HIGH RELIEF. PANELS ON EITHER SIDE INSERTED AS 1914-1918 WAR MEMORIAL.
Inscription
[PANEL OF PULPIT] TO THE / GLORY OF GOD / THE GIVER OF VICTORY / AND TO / LONGDONS / NOBLE DEAD / THIS MEMORIAL / IS DEDICATED / 1921 [PANEL OF PULPIT] ROLL OF HONOUR/ THE GREAT WAR / 1914 -1919 / [17 NAMES IN ONE COLUMN]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Arnold, E
Davis, W C
Dix, E
Greatrix, H
Hackett, A E
Harvey, J C
Hitchens, A J
Johnson, T T
Jones, M
Lawrence, L
See details for all 17 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 17
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Pulpit
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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