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Memorial details

Memorial type
Gate
District
Newark And Sherwood
Town
Thorney
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1935
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27090
Current location

St Helens Church
Thorney
Newark And Sherwood
Nottinghamshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 859 728
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two gates with dedication cut into the top of each gate. Two stone pillars flank the gates, and each has a small square tablet set into the front face that bears the names, four on each tablet.
Inscription
Gate: IN MEMORIAM/ 1914 - 1919 Tablets: (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Briggs, J
Chapman, F
Eastwood, T
Hardy, D
Lobley, G
Mountcastle, G A
Reap, J
Thompson, T E
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: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Gates
    Measurements: width 2400MM
    Materials: Wrought Iron
  • Pillar
    Measurements: height 1700MM
    Materials: Stone
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Thorney War Memorial
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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