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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Harrogate
Town
Birstwith
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29753
Current location

ST JAMES CHURCH
Birstwith
Harrogate
North Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 239 595
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
WALL-MOUNTED BRASS PLAQUES. INCISED ITALIC LETTERING.
Inscription
TO HONOUR THE MEMORY / OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO FELL/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"/ ALSO IN THE WORLD WAR 1939-1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Atkinson, A
Benson, C
Bramley, J W
Falkingham, A
Flower, W E
Hannam, A W
Horley, W S
Kirtley, F
Lumley, G
Reynard, J
See details for all 14 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 14
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 4
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaques
    Measurements: height C 18IN, width C 15IN
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST JAMES THE APOSTLE
  • 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
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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