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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Calderdale
Town
Walsden
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
F Osborne and Co. Ltd
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 25th June 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2659
Current location

responsibility for the memorial is with Upper Calder Methodist Circuit
Trinity Methodist Church
630 Rochdale Rd
Walsden
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 93430 22008
Denomination: Methodist

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Previous locations
  • WALSDEN WESLEYAN CHURCH
    Walsden
    Calderdale
    West Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Three brass plaques attached to front of pulpit. Incised black lettering. Names on left and right plaques and dedicatory inscription on centre plaque. Incised circular motifs of gun and carriage top centre of left plaque and ship at sea top centre of right plaque. Centre plaque features incised cross surmounted by crown within a wreath.
Inscription
(NAMES)/ TO THE GLORY/ OF GOD AND IN/ LOVING MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF/ THIS CHURCH/ AND SCHOOL/ WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES IN THE/ GREAT WAR OF/ 1914-1918/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cockroft, W
Cryer, F
Dawson, A
Farrar, W E
Greenwood, T
Greewood, G
Hartley, H
Hocking, J
Jackson, H
Kerr -moore, N
See details for all 20 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaques
    Measurements: depth 500MM, height 1000MM, width 1200MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
UPPER CALDER METHODIST CIRCUIT
Reference
  • Todmorden Advertiser 1 July 1921

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