Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Calderdale
Town
Halifax
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2728

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Current location

Industrial Park. In 1995
Hornshaw and Fowler (see references) said the memorial was being kept in store but was still at this location. .
Dean Clough Industrial Park
Dean Clough
Halifax
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
HX3 5WD
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 09107 25700
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
List of names handpainted in black on nince softwood boards, within an oak frame. Carved pediment with flowers, ribbon, wreaths and swags. Crossley Arms carved in central cartouche.
Inscription
JOHN CROSSLEY AND SONS LTD/ THESE MEMBERS OF THE STAFF SERVED THEIR KING AND COUNTRY ON ACTIVE SERVICE IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/ FALLEN IN HONOUR'S CAUSE/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aaron, Wm B
Aked, Harold
Aked, John Thos
Aked, Lewis
Aked, Walter
Allen, James H
Allinson, Richard
Ambler, Dean
Andrews, Leonard
Appleby, J W
See details for all 449 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 452
    Served and returned: 390
    Died: 62
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, rank (if above Private)
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname.
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 1520mm, width 2770mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Ernest Hall, owner of Dean Clough
Reference
  • Hornshaw and Fowler, Calderdale War Dead, published privately in 1995, their memorial 212
  • Halifax Weekly Guardian 31st January 1920

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