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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Leeds
Town
Guiseley
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29256
Current location

ST OSWALDS CHURCH
Towngate
Guiseley
Leeds
West Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 194 422
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
ELABORATE GILDED ORGAN SCREEN AND ROOD BEAM PROTRUDING FROM THE TOP OF THE SCREEN AS A DECORATION ARE FIVE SWORD HILTS, THE CENTRE ONE OF WHICH IS DECORATED WITH GOLD WREATH.
Inscription
WE PRAY YOU REMEMBER BEFORE GOD THE MEN OF GUISELEY WHOSE LIVES WERE GIVEN FOR THIS COUNTRY IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF WHOM THE ROOD BEAM AND THIS ORGAN WERE ERECTED/ (NAMES)/ YE WHO LIVE ON MID ENGLANDS PASTURES GREEN REMEMBER THEM AND THINK WHAT MIGHT HAVE BEEN
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Airton, Charles
Airton, Norman
Andrews, Ernest
Appleby, Arthur L
Arhitage, Percy
Ascough, Clarence
Baxter, Arthur
Bilton, Stewert M
Bolton, William
Bradbury, Dennis
See details for all 143 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 143
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 143
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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