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Memorial details

Memorial type
Gate
District
Barnsley
Town
Wortley
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28141
Current location

ST LEONARDS CHURCH
A629
Wortley
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
S35 7DB
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 30763 99396
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
WOODEN LYCHGATE WITH DEDICATORY INSCRIPTION CARVED ON THE GABLE AND NAMES ON BRONZE PLAQUES INSIDE THE GATE
Inscription
GABLE: 1921/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD & IN MEMORY OF THE WORTLEY MEN WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 LEFT AND RIGHT HAND TABLET: FALLEN/ (NAMES) CENTRE TABLET: 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bidwell, Frank
Bradshaw, William N
Copley, Frank
Crapper, William
Ford, Henry
Francis, Kenneth
Harker, Charles
Hough, George
Jowett, Vincent
King, George
See details for all 22 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 20
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 3
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Gate
    Measurements: depth C 1750MM, height C 4500MM, width C 3500MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
2004: STONE SUPPORT TO THE RIGHT OF THE GATE WAS DAMAGED BY A LORRY
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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