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Memorial details

Memorial type
Triptych
District
Craven
Town
Sutton-in-Craven
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29819
Current location

St Thomas' Church
Main Street
Sutton-in-Craven
Craven
North Yorkshire
BD20 7LP
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 00730 44148
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
VERY ELABORATE ROLL OF HONOUR, A TRIPTYCH IN THE FORM OF A CROSS. FIVE SECTIONS. CENTRAL PANEL HAS THE NAMES. UPPER, LEFT AND RIGHT PANELS DECORATED WITH PRINTS (SEE BELOW). LOWER PANEL, APPARENTLY A LATER ADDITION, HAS NAMES AND A SMALL PRINT. TOP PANEL DEPICTS THE VIRGIN AND CHILD. LEFT LEAF SHOWS A SOLDIER SUPPORTING A WOUNDED COMRADE, WITH CHRIST APPEARING BEHIND HIM. RIGHT LEAF SHOWS A SAILOR ON THE BRIDGE OF A SHIP WITH CHRIST APPEARING BEHIND HIM. SMALL PRINT ON THE LOWER PANEL IS "THE GREAT SACRIFICE": CHRIST APPEARING ABOVE A DYING SOLDIER.
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR/ NAMES OF MEN FROM THIS PARISH ON ACTIVE SERVICE FOR THEIR/ KING AND COUNTRY/ (NAMES)/ BRETHREN PRAY FOR US/ (NAMES) (BOTTOM LEAF) GREATER LOVE/ HATH NO MAN/ THAN THIS/ THAT A MAN/ LAY DOWN HIS LIFE/ FOR HIS FRIENDS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ackrigg, Albert
Akrigg, Albert
Akrigg, Horace
Archibald, Stanley
Armistead, Ernest
Arthur, Harry
Bancroft, Alfred
Bancroft, Joseph Greenwood
Barrett, Spencer
Barrett, Wilson
See details for all 261 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 310
    Served and returned: 300
    Died: 10
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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