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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Craven
Town
High Bentham
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS G MAILE & SON LTD
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: August 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29607
Current location

ST MARGARETS CHURCH
High Bentham
Craven
North Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 669 689
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
RECTANGULAR PLAQUE. INSCRIPTION IN BLACK AND RED PAINTED LETTERING. INLAID RED PAINTED CROSS ABOVE TEXT
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR JUSTICE/ AND RIGHT IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ THEY ARE IN PEACE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Atkinson, J
Bargh, C
Bartley, S C
Beck, C
Briscoe, E W
Carr, W
Clapham, E
Clarke, C
Clarke, R
Dowbiggin, L
See details for all 33 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 33
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 33
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 30IN, width 18IN
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
History
2013, Aug: Church is due for closure, future of memorials unknown.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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