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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bradford
Town
Oxenhope
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1st April 1923
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28480
Current location

IN THE VESTRY
OXENHOPE METHODIST CHURCH
A6033
Oxenhope
Bradford
West Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 032 350
Denomination: Methodist

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Previous locations
  • WESLEYAN SUNDAY SCHOOL
    Sawood
    Bradford
    West Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SE 042 343
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
RECTANGULAR CAST BRASS PLAQUE MOUNTED ONTO A WOODEN BACKBOARD. INSCRIPTION IN RELIEF OAK LEAF BORDER ON THE PLAQUE
Inscription
WESLEYAN SUNDAY SCHOOL SAWOOD/ ERECTED IN LOVING MEMORY OF OUR SCHOLARS WHO MADE/ THE SUPREME SACRIFICE AND IN HONOUR TO THOSE WHO SERVED/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT/ A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ambler, D
Bates, A
Bates, Harry
Bates, J
Bates, S
Bates, S
Baxter, A
Baxter, G
Bennett, W
Clayton, J R
See details for all 29 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 33
    Served and returned: 29
    Died: 4
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height C 3FT, width C 2FT
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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