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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Calderdale
Town
Coley
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
M. Noble
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11th January 1920
    Attended by: Brigadier (Acting) R.E. Sugden CMG DSO
  • Dedicated
    Date: 11th January 1920
    Attended by: Rev. G.T. Jowett, Vicar of Coley
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2761
Current location

St John's Church
Coley Road
Coley
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
HX3 7SA
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 12462 26920
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall-mounted marble tablet with dark, veined marble mount. Tablet has pediment at top. Incised black lettering. Small relief of bronze laurel wreath at top centre.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ THIS TABLET IS PLACED HERE BY THE/ PARISHONERS TO HONOUR THE MEMORY/ OF THE MEN FROM THIS PARISH WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 75
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 75
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, Rank
    Order of information: Rank, Surname
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 1530mm, width 1070mm
    Materials: Marble
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Halifax Weekly Guardian 6th June 1919 and 17th January 1920

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