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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Barnsley
Town
Worsborough Dale
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MESSRS TYAS AND GUEST
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 24th December 1922
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Dedicated
    Date: 24th December 1922
    Attended by: Bishop of Sheffield
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28138
Current location

ST THOMAS AND ST JAMES CHURCH
Bank End Rd
Worsborough Dale
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
S70 4AF
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 35713 04376
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
THREE-STEPPED SQUARE BASE SURMOUNTED BY COLUMN, CORNICE AND URN. DEDICATORY INSCRIPTION ON THE 6 O'CLOCK FACE OF THE PLINTH AND NAMES CARVED ONTO THE SIDES OF THE COLUMN
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: (NAMES)/ REMEMBER WITH THNKSGIVING THE/ TRUE AND FIATHFUL MEN OF THE PARISH OF/ WORSBOROUGH DALE WHO DIED IN THE GREAT WAR/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/ AND TO THOSE WHO FELL IN THE/ 1939 - 1945 WAR 3, 9 AND 12 O'CLOCK FACE: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abrahams, E
Abrahams, F
Almond, J
Ashmore, S
Bailey, J
Baker, W
Batty, C
Beaumont, T
Bellamy, W
Bennett, F
See details for all 112 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 112
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 112
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,year died
    Order of information: year died,surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Column
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Red
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
BARNSLEY METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCIL

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