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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hall / Institute
District
Sheffield
Town
Owlerton
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1925
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27513
Current location

Owlerton Church War Memorial Hall
Forbes Road
Owlerton
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S6 2NW
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 33325 89509
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Brick stone hall with clock tower front right. On the front wall of the tower is a stone tablet with a wreath and flags carved in releif, and an accompanying plaque mounted below.
Inscription
Tablet: LEST/ WE/ FORGET/ 1914/ 1918 Plaque: IN MEMORY OF THE MEN/ OF OWLERTON AND DISTRICT/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS/ THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS"
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Hall
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
  • OWLERTON WAR MEMORIAL HALL
  • 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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