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Memorial details

Memorial type
Bells or bell tower
District
Nottingham
Town
Old Basford
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 04th June 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27334
Current location

ST LEODEGARIUS CHURCH
Old Basford
Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 553 427
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PEAL OF EIGHT BELLS WITH DEDICATORY BRASS PLAQUE, IN ADDITION THERE IS A WRITTEN ROLL OF HONOUR CONTAINING 198 NAMES OF THE FALLEN CONTAINED IN A SMALL WOODEN CASE WITH GLASS TOP.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN HONOURED MEMORY OF BASFORD MEN WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR, THE PEAL OF EIGHT BELLS IN THIS TOWER WAS DEDICATED, 4 JUNE 1921 BY THE REV H T HAYMAN, M.A., RECTOR OF THORNHILL, DEWSBURY AND FORMERLY CHAPLAIN OF THE 7TH (ROBIN HOOD BATTALION), THE SHERWOOD FORESTERS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Arthur
Adams, Francis Osborne
Adams, Samuel Reuben
Arnfield, Geo Alfred
Bacon, Albert
Bamford, Edgar Archibald
Banner, Albert
Bardsley
Barnes, Alfred
Basford, Edwin William
See details for all 198 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 198
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 198
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, first name, service number, rank, unit, date of death
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £1,500+

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

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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