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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Calderdale
Town
Heptonstall
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29383

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Current location

NORTH WALL OF THE CHANCEL
St Thomas The Apostle Church
Church Street
Heptonstall
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
HX7 7LJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 98646 28006
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
CREATED AS PART OF RELAYING OF THE SANCTUARY FLOOR, A DEDICATORY, WALL MOUNTED, WHITE MARBLE TABLET PLACED WITHIN A STONE FRAME. INCISED INSCRIPTION IN RED AND BLACK PAINTED LETTERING: COLOURED ROYAL COAT OF ARMS AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE FRAME
Inscription
THIS TABLET/ IS ERECTED TO RECORD THE RELAYING OF THE SANCTUARY FLOOR/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND THE MEMORY OF/ THE FOLLOWING MEN FROM THIS PARISH WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (25 NAMES)/ "GOD HATH CALLED US TO PEACE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ackroyd, Arnold
Armstrong, Michael
Armstrong, Willie
Barnes, John Thomas
Cockroft, Arthur James
Farrar, Prince
Greenwood, John
Greenwood, William
Hampson, Wilfred
Hartley, Thomas Horsfall
See details for all 25 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 25
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 25
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 700MM, width 1100MM
    Materials: Stone
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
VICAR AND CHURCHWARDENS
Reference
  • Calderdale War Dead, Hornshaw and Fowler, published privately in 1995, their memorial 611

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