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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cenotaph
District
Sheffield
Town
Broomhill
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 10 October 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
  • Rededicated
    Date: 26 September 1963
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27529
Current location

Originally in the Porch of the new Church but January 2019 reported in the Chapel on the southern wall
St Marks Church
Broomfield Rd
Broomhill
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S10 2SE
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 33586 86843
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Originally a Cenotaph with dedicatory metal plaque. Cenotaph destroyed with the Church in 1940 by enemy action and only the plaque remains in the rebuilt Church.
Inscription
Surviving Plaque: TO THE GLORY OF GOD & IN HONOURED MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH AND CONGREGATION/ OF ST. MARK WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE/ EUROPEAN WAR 1914 - 1919./ (Names)/ PEACE PERFECT PEACE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bradbury, Rowland William
Brightmore, Arthur Edgar V
Brocksopp, Frederick
Brown, Archibald D Montegu
Brown, Edward F Montegu
Burrows, Leonard B
Butcher, Herbert
Charles, Basil Stuart
Colley, William Arthur
Connelly, Henry
See details for all 43 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 86
    Served and returned: 43
    Died: 43
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename,decorations
    Order of information: surname,forename,decorations
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Cenotaph
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
POST WW2: THE PLAQUE WAS BADLY BLACKENED FOLLOWING THE BOMBING AND WAS CLEANED UP AND PLACED IN THE PORCH
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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