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Memorial details

Memorial type
Clock or clock tower
District
Woodspring
Town
Worle
County
Avon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29356
Current location

High Street
Worle
Woodspring
Avon
BS22 9NB
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 3542462735
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
STONE LYCHGATE, CLOCK TOWER AND THREE PLAQUES
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF/ THOSE OF THIS PARISH WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"/ IN MEMORY OF/ THOSE OF THIS PARISH WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939-1945/ HM FORCES/ "SPLENDID YOU PASSED INTO THE LIGHT/ THAT NEVERMORE SHALL FADE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Champion, H J
Cook, F E
Drew, F
Exton, A E
Gillett, E H
Hinton, A
Hooper, H
Horne, A E
Hucker, W T
Lancaster, A E
See details for all 28 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 28
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 28
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 24
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaques
    Measurements: height 535MM, width 765MM
    Materials: Marble
  • Gate
    Measurements: depth 4170MM, height 2290MM, width 4320MM
    Materials: Metal
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Worle War Memorial
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
History
REFURBISHED IN 1996 AT A COST OF #5,000
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.

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