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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Rushcliffe
Town
Cropwell Bishop
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27209
Current location

IN THE SOUTH EAST CORNER
ST GILES CHURCH
Cropwell Bishop
Rushcliffe
Nottinghamshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 685 355
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
THREE-LIGHT STAINED GLASS WINDOW WITH INSCRIPTION IN EACH LIGHT. BELOW IT IS A DEDICATORY BRASS PLAQUE LEFT LIGHT DEPICTS ST NICHOLAS. RIGHT LIGHT DEPICTS ST GEORGE. CENTRAL LIGHT DEPICTS UNIDENTIFIED SAINTLY FIGURE. AT BASE OF CENTRAL LIGHT IS A BATTLE SCENE; BURNING BUILDING IN BACKGROUND, TWO SOLDIERS IN FOREGROUND.
Inscription
LEFT LIGHT: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF ALL SAILORS RIGHT LIGHT: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND TO THE MEMORY OF ALL SOLDIERS CENTRE LIGHT: LET THOSE WHO COME AFTER SEE TO IT THAT THEIR NAMES ARE NOT FORGOTTEN PLAUQE: ROLL OF HONOUR FOR THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ THE FOLLOWING GAVE THEIR LIVES/ (NAMES) (EXACT LINE SPACING UNKNOWN)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Atter, R
Bagnall, W
Barlow, E
Barlow, T
Barratt, F
Burrows, G
Burrows, H
Carter, H
Chamberlain, S
Chamblelain, H
See details for all 94 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 94
    Served and returned: 83
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,year died,manner of death,additional
    Order of information: additional,rank,manner of death,year died
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • 048BX

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