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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Gedling
Town
Ravenshead (newstead)
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27030
Current location

On the East wall of the chapel off the East cloister.
Newstead Abbey (Newstead Augustinian Priory)
Mansfield Rd (a60)
Ravenshead (newstead)
Gedling
Nottinghamshire
NG15 8NA
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 54162 53770
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
An upright oblong wall mounted mottled green marble tablet.
Inscription
IN/ LOVING MEMORY OF/ MAJOR RODERICK BEAUCLERK WEBB,/ 3RD. AND ONLY SURVIVING SON OF/ W. F. WEBB,/ BORN AT NEWSTEAD, MARCH 3RD. 1867,/ AND DIED ON ACTIVE SERVICE/ AT KOROGWE, EAST AFRICA,/ JULY 25TH. 1916./ "UNTIL THE DAY BREAK,/ AND THE SHADOWS FLEE AWAY."/ ALSO OF THE INFANT SON OF THE ABOVE/ RODERICK WEBB AND HIS WIFE LILY,/ 10TH MARCH 1915./ THE CARE OF THEM IS WITH THE MOST HIGH."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Webb, Roderick Beauclerk
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,place of death,forename,manner of death,relationships,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth c30mm, height c1200mm, width c600mm
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
History
1925: Site owned by Charles Ian Fraser. 1931: Site sold to Sir Julian Cahn who donated it to Nottingham Corporation (now Nottingham City Council). 14 May 1952: Building listed Grade I, National Heritage List for England reference 1265325. The listing description refers to memorials to the Webb family.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Nottingham City Council

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