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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Barnsley
Town
Mapplewell
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MESSRS TYAS AND GUEST
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28097
Current location

IN A SMALL GARDEN SET BACK FROM THE PAVEMENT
Blacker Rd
Mapplewell
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
S75 6BW
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 331 101
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
THREE-STEPPED SQUARE BASE SURMOUNTED BY PLINTH, SHORT COLUMN AND URN. INSCRIPTION ON THE WHOLE OF THE FRONT FACE AND ON TWO OTHER SIDES OF THE PLINTH. WHOLE STANDS ON A GRAVELLED AREA BOURDERED BY KERBING. FREE-STANDING BLOCKS WITH FLOWER HOLDERS IN THEM ARE ON EACH SIDE OF THE MEMORIAL
Inscription
TO THE/ GLORIOUS MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF/ MAPPLEWELL/ & STAINCROSS/ WHO MADE THE/ SUPREME SACRIFICE/ IN THE/ GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ "LEST WE FORGET."/ GREAT WAR 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allott, Wilson
Ambler, Ellis
Atkins, Willie
Bailey, Herbert
Banks, Reg J
Barton, James
Beevers, John
Bray, Ernest
Bretton, Asa
Butler, Ben
See details for all 73 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 73
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 73
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 31
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 31
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Column
    Measurements: depth C 1300MM, height C 3000MM, width C 1300MM
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
BARNSLEY METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCIL

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