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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Thanet
Town
Margate
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
30096

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Current location

HIGH STREET
St John's Church
High Street
Margate
Thanet
Kent
CT9 1WH
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 35531 70406
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
STAINED GLASS WINDOW TOP CENTRE=CROSS SURRONDED BY A CROWN OF THORNS TOP L.H. = BADGE OF OLD CONTEMPIBLE ASS. SHOWING 1914 CENTRE AND DATES 'AUG 5 TO NOV 22' WORDS GOD-KING-COUNTRY APPEAR AROUND THE BADGE. L.H. WINDOW = CROSSES, BUILDINGS AND SOLDIER IN 1914 UNIFORM KNEELING./ TOP R.H. LAUREL WREATH INSIDE WORDS 'MONS. MARNE. AISNE. YPRES'/ REMAINDER OF R.H. ANGEL HOLDING A CROWN. RED POPPIES LIE SCATTERED AT THE BOTTOM OF THE WINDOW
Inscription
LEFT HAND LIGHT: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND/ IN MEMORY OF THE BRITISH/ EXPEDITIONARY FORCE RIGH HAND LIGHT: BE THO/ FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH /AND I WILL GIVE THEE/ A CROWN OF LIFE
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: height 240CM, width 120CM
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
  • PARISH CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST
  • Grade I
  • 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
Responsibility
CHURCH

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