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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Calderdale
Town
Old Town
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29376
Current location

OLD TOWN METHODIST CHURCH
Walker La
Old Town
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 001 281
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
PAINTED SANDSTONE TABLET WITH TRIANGULAR HEAD AND CONCAVE SIDES MOUNTED ONTO A WHITE MARBLE BACKBOARD. INCISED INSCRIPTION IN GOLD PAINTED LETTERING SINGLE LINE INCISED GOLD PAINTED BORDER ON THREE SIDES
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND/ IN MEMORY OF/ THE FOLLOWING WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)/ R.I.P.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Davies, Victor W
Dewhirst, Henry W
Fleming, Walter
Harwood, Albert B
Ingham, John W
Jarvis, Astin
Martin, George
Roper, Ben
Smith, Horace D V
Southwell, Fred
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
    Order of information: forename
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 880MM, width 1080MM
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
THE CHURCH AND METHODIST PROPERTY MANAGEMENT
Reference
  • 617

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