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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
West Devon
Town
Sheepstor
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
FRANCIS W SKEAT, HARPENDEN (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 3rd October 1950
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2922
Current location

In the south aisle
St Leonards Church
Sheepstor
West Devon
Devon
PL20 6PF
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 56008 67643
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two light window depicting Saints Stephen and Leonard, the arms of the Brooke family of Sarawak, the emblem of the diocese of Borneo and many emblems associated with Sarawak.
Inscription
SANCTUS STEPHANUS/ SANCTUS LEONARDUS/TO THE MEMORY OF ALL THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR SARAWAK DURING THE WAR OF 1941 - 1945. THESE WERE HIS SERVANTS IN HIS STEPS THEY TROD FOLLOWING THROUGH DEATH THE MARTYRED SON OF GOD.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: height 2000mm, width 1000mm
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Illustrated London News 2 Dec. 1950 p.912 The memorial was dedicated by the Rt Rev F S Hollis, lately Bishop of Borneo.
  • Publisher's catalogue with colour photo of window.

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