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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Eden
Town
Appleby
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
J Whitehead & Son of Appleby (Calligrapher)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3056
Current location

on the south wall of the Council Chamber
Moot Hall
Boroughgate
Appleby
Eden
Cumbria
CA16 6XE
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 68353 20347
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Parchment Roll of Honour in a wooden frame flanked with columns and a pedimented top. The Roll of Honour is executed in calligraphy with the names in 9 columns. It has the flags of the allied nations at top and the shields of Australia, India, South Africa, Canada, New Zealand and Newfoundland at the bottom.
Inscription
In Wooden Frame at the top-ROLL OF HONOUR At the top-BOROUGH OF APPLEBY/THE MEN WHO ANSWERED THEIR COUNTRY’S CALL At Botton Left Hand Corner-WAR DECLARED AUGUST 4 1914 At Bottom Right Hand Corner-PEACE SIGNED JUNE 28 1919 In a Series of Scrolls above the country shields at the bottom-NO PRICE CAN BE TOO HIGH WHEN HONOUR & FREEDOM ARE AT STAKE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Addison, George
Addison, John
Addison, John D
Addison, Robert
Airey, Thomas
Alderson, Fred
Alderson, John
Alderson, William J
Allan, Hugh
Allan, John
See details for all 266 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 264
    Served and returned: 227
    Died: 37
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 60mm, height 1440mm, width 1610mm
    Materials: Wood
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: depth <5mm, height 775mm, width 1270mm
    Materials: Parchment
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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