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Memorial details

Memorial type
Sculptured / Cast group
District
Sheffield
Town
Sheffield
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27975
Current location

St. Peter and St. Paul's Cathedral
Church Street
Sheffield
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S1 2EW
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 35391 87493
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • St. Paul's Church
    Pinstone Street
    Sheffield
    Sheffield
    South Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Bronze figures representing Abraham and Isaac set on a wooden pedestal. Names of the dead inscribed on metal plaques attached to each side of the pedestal.
Inscription
(Unknown)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Charles
Adams, Fred
Alder, Bernard
Allen, Frank
Ardron, Henry
Ashcroft, Harry
Baily, Arthur
Barber, Charles
Barker, Roland
Barton, William
See details for all 134 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 130
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 130
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Figures
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
  • CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF ST PETER AND ST PAUL AND ATTACHED WALL AND GATES
  • Grade I
  • 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
History
1998: The figures were stolen over the Christmas period
Costs

Memorial: £140

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Sheffield Daily Telegraph 02 January 1998
  • Memorials in Sheffield by Rev William Odom 69

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