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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Sheffield
Town
Brightside
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Robertson and Russell (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 05th December 1920
    Attended by: LORD MAYOR OF SHEFFIELD
  • Dedicated
    Date: 05th December 1920
    Attended by: Bishop of Sheffield
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27512
Current location

ST MARGARET OF SCOTLAND CHURCH
Jenkin Rd
Brightside
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 370 890
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • ST THOMAS CHURCH
    Holywell Rd
    Brightside
    Sheffield
    South Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Three columns of tiles with inscription on set within a triangular-headed wooden frame, each section divided by a wooden column. Inscription in black lettering. Wreath carved in relief at the top of the frame. Oak leaves, laurel leaves and unknown flower painted at the bottom of each column of names.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF THE MEN FROM/ THE PARISH OF BRIGHTSIDE/ WHOSE NAMES ARE HEREON INSCRIBED, WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR FOR FREEDOM/ 1914 1918/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Armitage, A
Armitage, J
Ashton, A
Atkinson, H
Atkinson, S
Baker, W
Barker, B
Barwell, H
Barwell, J L
Bassett, W
See details for all 148 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 148
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 148
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Ceramic
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARGARET
  • 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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