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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bassetlaw
Town
Welbeck Abbey
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27132
Current location

WELBECK ESTATE CHAPEL
Welbeck Abbey
Bassetlaw
Nottinghamshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 563 744
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
BRONZE PLAQUE WITH ORNATE BORDER AND INSCRIPTION IN RELIEF AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE PLAQUE IS A SEATED WOMAN WITH DOWNCAST HEAD BEARING A CLASSICAL GREEK HELMET IN HER RIGHT HAND. TO HER LEFT IS A KNEELING FEMALE FIGURE HOLDING A QUILL PEN AT ARMS LENGTH. TO THE RIGHT IS A MALE FIGURE HOLDING A BRANCH. TO THE LEFT AND RIGHT OF THE INSCRIPTION ARE BRANCHES WITH REGIMENTAL BADGES WITHIN THEM. THE BADGES ARE OF THE LEICESTERSHIRE, ROYAL SUSSEX, NOTTS AND DERBY, DURHAM LIGHT INFANTRY, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE YEOMANRY, ROYAL ARMY MEDICAL CORPS, MACHINE GUN CORPS, AUSTRALIAN COMMONWEALTH MILITARY FORCES, ROYAL FLEET AUXILIARY 10TH ROYAL HUSSARS, ROYAL ARTILLERY, COLDSTREAM GUARDS, NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS, LINCOLNSHIRE AND ALSO THE DEVONSHIRE REGIMENTS.
Inscription
THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 19/ (NAMES)/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, F
Allcock, J
Anstey, R
Beaumort, W
Charter, E
Charter, H
Dolby, J
Eaton, J
Everett, J
Fenwick, H
See details for all 44 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 44
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 44
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 25MM, height 593MM, width 1093MM
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
WELBECK ESTATES CO.

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