At present no image of this war memorial is available for online display. If you have a photograph of this war memorial, please send it to memorials@iwm.org.uk for inclusion on the Register. The image will be credited to yourself and free for reuse for non-commercial purposes by others under the IWM Non Commercial Licence.

Memorial details

Memorial type
Gate
District
Bradford
Town
Bankfoot
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MESSRS T H & F HEALEY (Architect)
MESSRS W WALKER & CO (Founder / Foundry)
MESSRS MICHAEL BOOTH & SON (Mason)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 03rd September 1921
    Attended by: MAYOR OF BRADFORD
  • Dedicated
    Date: 03rd September 1921
    Attended by: Bishop of Bradford
  • Show More (1)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28775
Current location

ST MATTHEWS CHURCH
Carr Bottom Road
Bankfoot
Bradford
West Yorkshire
BD5 9AA
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 15666 30319
Denomination: Church of England

View location on Google Maps
Description
GATE PIERS WITH MOULDED AND SPLAYED COPING AND SUNK PANELS CONTAINIG RAISED INSCRIPTION IN LOMBARDIC CAPITALS. METAL GATES OF GRILLE DESIGN
Inscription
LEFT SIDE: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN SACRED MEMORY/ OF 92 PARISHIONERS/ (NAMES) RIGHT SIDE: WHO DIED/ FOR LIBERTY, BROTHERHOOD/ AND JUSTICE/ (NAMES) (ON GATES) LEST WE FORGET 1914 TO 1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barker, A
Barker, G
Batehan, P
Boradbent, I W
Bottohley, S
Bradford, J
Bride, C
Briggs, B
Briggs, O K
Broadbent, H
See details for all 86 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 92
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 92
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Initial, surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 40
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 40
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Initial, surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Gate posts
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Bolton Woods
  • Gate
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wrought Iron
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-28775

For queries, please contact memorials@iwm.org.uk.