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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Ryedale
Town
Norton
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Christopher W Whall
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11th November 1921
    Attended by: LIEUT-COL A D LEGARD CBE
  • Dedicated
    Date: 11th November 1921
    Attended by: Bishop Suffragan of Hull
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
30761
Current location

ST PETERS CHURCH
Langton Rd
Norton
Ryedale
North Yorkshire
YO17
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 795 710
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
THREE LIGHT WINDOW DEPICTING EMBLEMS OF THE GREAT SACRIFICE. DEDICATORY NOWY HEADED PLAQUE ST PATRICK REPRESENTING SPIRITUAL VICTORY, ST GEORGE REPRESENTING NATIONAL VICTORY, ST ANDREW REPRESENTING PLENTY AND ST DAVID REPRESENTING PEACE AND UNITY ARE DEPICTED IN THE LIGHTS. THE CENTRE LIGHT DEPICTS CHRIST CRUCIFIED. IN THE TRACERY ABOVE ARE THE INSTRUMENTS OF THE SAVIOUR'S PASSION, NAMELY THE CROWN OF THORNS, THE NAILS AND THE REED. IN THE LOWER PANELS ARE DEPICTED AND WRECKED A BURNING CITY, ST GEORGE SLAYING THE DRAGON, THE STILING OF THE STORM AND A BOAT ENTERING A HARBOUR
Inscription
(ON TABLET) TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN/ OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE (ON WINDOW) 1914 - 1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbey, E
Adams, J
Anderson, J
Archer, C
Barnes, H J
Barr, C C H
Bartliff, C W
Binnie, J T
Blades, C B
Bowes, E W
See details for all 119 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 119
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 119
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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