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Memorial details

Memorial type
Lamp or lighting
District
Richmondshire
Town
Aysgarth
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
30072
Current location

Village Green
Aysgarth
Richmondshire
North Yorkshire
DL8 3AD
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 00351 88439
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
CIRCULAR BASE SURMOUNTED BY BRICK AND CONCRETE COLUMN AND METAL STREET LIGHT. A PLAQUE FOR EACH WAR IS PLACED ON EITHER SIDE OF THE COLUMN
Inscription
WW1 PLAQUE: REMEMBER/ ALL WHO SHARED IN/ THE GREAT WAR/ THESE OF AYSGARTH/ GAVE THEIR LIVES/ (NAMES) WW2 PLAQUE: THS TABLET IS ERECTED/ IN GRATEFUL THANKS FOR/ THE SAFE RETURN OF ALL/ / WHO SERVED FROM THIS/ TOWNSHIP IN THE/ SECOND GREAT WAR/ 1939 - 1945 COLUMN: HEARD/ 1914 - 1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bell, James P
Hemsley, Wm
Percival, John
See details for all 3 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Concrete
  • Column
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick
  • Lamp or Lighting
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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