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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newark And Sherwood
Town
Walesby
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27476
Current location

St. Edmund's Church
Manor Close
Walesby
Newark And Sherwood
Nottinghamshire
NG22 9NX
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 68502 70751
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular tablet with nowy headed pediment. Tablet is set upon a veined marble green backboard. Backboard has two supporting corbels mounted beneath. Tablet features decorative carving along the top of the pediment, with a crest at the top centre. Lettering in pediment is gold. Dedication is carved in black on the tablet.
Inscription
THIS TABLET IS ERECTED TO THE/ MEMORY OF THOSE MEN WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES FOR KING AND COUNTRY/ KILLED IN ACTION/ (Names)/ THOSE WHO SERVED/ (Names)/ 1939 - 1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 45
    Served and returned: 35
    Died: 10
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Rank, initial, surname
    Order of information: Rank
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1575mm, width 1050mm
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST EDMUND
  • 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
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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