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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Scarborough
Town
Whitby
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
30842
Current location

On the East wall of the church.
St Mary The Virgin Church
Abbey Plain (East Cliff)
Whitby
Scarborough
North Yorkshire
YO22 4JT
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 90146 11300
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A polished wooden board with two Palladian tops, a carved cornice and pillars names between the pillars. Main inscription is between the tops and carved in relief.
Inscription
1914-1918/ THIS TABLET IS DEDICATED TO THE HONOURED MEMORY/ OF MEN AND WOMEN OF THIS TOWN WHO FOR GOD AND THE/ EMPIRE - AT THE CALL OF THEIR COUNTRY - LAID DOWN/ THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Agar, G G
Agar, J
Agar, M
Agar, R
Anderson, A P
Anderson, G
Anderson, L
Anderson, M
Appleton, W H
Atkinson, H
See details for all 303 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 300
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 300
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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