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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bradford
Town
Keighley
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
S SHACKLETON (Designer)
S SHACKLETON (Builder)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28539
Current location

WESLEY PLACE METHODIST CHURCH
Haincliffe Rd
Keighley
Bradford
West Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 056 396
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
TWO CAST BRONZE PLAQUES WITH INSCRIPTION IN RELIEF. BOTH ARE SET WITHIN A PLAIN WOODEN FRAME LAUREL LEAF BORDER AROUND EACH PLAQUE AND LAUREL LEAVES DIVIDE EACH COLUMN OF NAMES
Inscription
LEFT PLAQUE: TO/ THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND/ IN MEMORY OF THE/ MEMBERS OF THE CONGREGATION WHO/ GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES) RIGHT PLAQUE: IN HONOUR OF/ THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS/ OF THIS CONGREGATION/ WHO SERVED THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Addyman, Albert Edward
Addyman, Francis George
Addyman, George
Addyman, James Robert
Addyman, Wilfred
Ambler, William
Anderson, Harry
Bannister, Maurice
Barwick, Thomas Robinson
Bell, Ernest
See details for all 116 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 116
    Served and returned: 94
    Died: 22
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height C 3FT, width C 2FT
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
History
1954: MEMORIAL MOVED TO SITE OF NEW CHURCH. THE PLAQUES WERE ORIGINALLY PLACED WITHIN A 7IN HIGH GOTHIC FRAME OF FUMED AUSTRIAN OAK, DIVIDED INTO TWO SECTIONS BY A CENTRAL GOTHIC PILLAR
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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