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Memorial details

Memorial type
Allegory (eg: Victory)
District
Calderdale
Town
Brighouse
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Mr Francis W. Doyle Jones
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 22nd April 1922
    Attended by: Major General H.B. Davies CB
  • Dedicated
    Date: 22nd April 1922
    Attended by: The Lord Bishop of Wakefield, Dr. G.R. Eden
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2738
Current location

Rydings House
Rydings Park
Halifax Road
Brighouse
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
HD6 1FB
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 14243 23049
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Winged Victory on a globe, holding a wreath in her outstretched right hand. Surmounting column torch and wreath on north face; sword and wreath on south face
Inscription
THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ AND IN HONOUR OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN/ THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY/ 1939 - 1945
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Ackroyd, L
Addison, A
Ainley, A
Allen, J
Allison, H W
Ambler, H
Ambler, H
Ambler, J P
Anderson, H
Andrews, A H
See details for all 390 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 392
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 392
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, Rank, Regiment
    Order of information: Regiment, Rank, Surname
Components
  • Pedestal
    Measurements: depth 900mm, height 1500mm, width 1250mm
    Materials: Granite - Aberdeen
  • Figure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
  • WAR MEMORIAL IN RYDINGS PARK
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
History
Plaque removed for restoration (1992)
Costs

Memorial: £2,000

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Salaries of two District Nurses in perpetuity
Responsibility
Calderdale MDC
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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