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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)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 8 October 1921
    Attended by: Major W H Town, Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28657
Current location

In storage.
Cliffe Castle Museum
Spring Gardens Lane
Keighley
Bradford
West Yorkshire
BD20 6LH
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 05771 42100
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Albert Street Baptist Church (Redundant)
    Albert St
    Keighley
    Bradford
    West Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SE 059 414
    Denomination: Baptist
Description
A bronze plaque with a laurel wreath at the centre and mounted in an oak frame.
Inscription
THEY BEING DEAD YET SPEAK/ IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ (Names)/ "WHO PASSED OUT OF THE SIGHT OF MEN BY THE PATH OF/ DUTY AND SELF-SACRIFICE IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919"/ LET THOSE WHO COME AFTER SEE THAT THEIR NAME/ AND PURPOSE BE NOT FORGOTTEN"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cole, George Clifford
Day, George Frederick
Firth, Harold
Horsman, William
Laycock, Will
Merrall, Willie
Overend, Frank
Pacey, Charlie
Paget, Mervyn Godfrey
Parker, Handel
See details for all 14 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
History
The church was closed.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Keighley News 8 October 1921

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