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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Eden
Town
Dacre
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Keswick School of Industrial Art
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: September 1920
    Attended by: Rev C P Moore
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3044
Current location

West wall
St Andrew's Church
Dacre
Eden
Cumbria
CA11 0HL
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 46002 26641
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular copper plaque with moulded green marble frame. Inscription in relief.
Inscription
TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY / OF / (Names) / FROM THIS PARISH / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR KING & COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 / "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS THAT/ A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bostock, F S
Broadhurst, G H
Cowper, W
Dalton, R
Fallowfield, R
Nichol, T
Oldcorn, F
Richardson, J
Robson, J
Slee, B D
See details for all 16 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 16
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, rank, regiment, initials of forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 75mm, height 1440mm, width 890mm
    Materials: Marble - Green
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 1210mm, width 680mm
    Materials: Copper
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: c£100

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Eden District Council
Reference
  • Cumberland and Westmorland Herald 13 Aug 2016 page 7 for the origins of and future plans for the hall

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