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Memorial details

Memorial type
Mosaic or mural
District
Sheffield
Town
Sheffield
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Robertson and Russell (Makers)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1920
    Attended by: Unknown
  • Rededicated
    Date: 11 November 1999
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27532
Current location

postmens entrance
Mail Centre
Brightside Lane
Sheffield
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S9 2XX
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 37927 89871
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • 1-13
    Castle House Co-Op
    Angel Street
    Sheffield
    Sheffield
    South Yorkshire
    S3 8LN
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SK 35674 87599
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Sheffield Post Office
    Fitzalan Square
    Sheffield
    Sheffield
    South Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Wall-mounted mosaic-style tablet. Names in two columns at centre. Black lettering on white -coloured stone in scroll-effect. Ionic columns depicted either side of names. Crown and wreath at top. Oak leaves and acorns at base corners.
Inscription
THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ IN MEMORY OF OUR COMRADES OF THE/ SHEFFIELD POSTAL SERVICE/ WHO DIED IN THE CAUSE OF FREEDOM/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE" FRANCE/ JUTLAND/ AFRICA/ BELGIUM/ BALKANS/ MESOPOTAMIA
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, H B
Andrew, C W
Andrews, A
Barron, A
Bilbey, A T
Birtland, A
Bramwell, A
Brightmore, A E V
Brown, E
Burrows, E
See details for all 101 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 101
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 101
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Opus Sectile, Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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