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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Nottingham
Town
Wollaton
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Gawthorp and Sons
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 06 March 1920
    Attended by: Bishop of Southwell
  • Dedicated
    Date: 06 March 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27284
Current location

St Leonards Church
Wollaton Rd
Wollaton
Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
NG8 2AF
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 525 398
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Marble tablet with incised lettering in black and gold. The cornice has a laruel decoration in relief and there is a laurel wreath in the top centre of a nowy border, also in relief.
Inscription
IN PROUD MEMORY/ OF/ (Names)/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ 1914 - 1919
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barker, John
Bland, Basil Claude
Bland, Henry Augustas
Flint, Arthur George
Harriman, Harold
Mather, James
Russell, James Cosmo
Smith, Sydney
Thorley, John
Upton, Leonard
See details for all 11 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1520mm, width 810mm
    Materials: Alabaster
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Comments: £222 12s 0d was raised by public subscription, paying for the tablet and a Roll of Honour outside the Church (27297)
Memorial: £125

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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