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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Scarborough
Town
Briggswath
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), First World War - civilians, Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War - civilians
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: May 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31049
Current location

Briggswath & Sleights Methodist Church
Carr Hill Lane
Briggswath
Scarborough
North Yorkshire
YO21 1RS
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 86954 08287
Denomination: Methodist

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Previous locations
  • Formerly Wesleyan Methodist until re-unification
    Brunswick Methodist Church
    Baxtergate
    Whitby
    Scarborough
    North Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: NZ 89731 10932
    Denomination: Methodist
Description
It is a 7ft by 4ft oak memorial board with the names of the fallen written in gold, now with an integral added piece below of identical design for WW2.
Inscription
IN MOST GRATEFUL & LOVING MEMORY/ OF THOSE CONNECTED WITH THIS/ CIRCUIT WHO FOR THE FREEDOM OF/ THE WORLD SACRIFICED THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR OF 1914-1919/[names]/2ND WORLD WAR 1939-1945/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, Godfrey
Anderson, Margery
Appleton, William H
Atkinson, William George
Bargate, Stephen
Barker, O
Barnett, John Henry
Bassam, F J
Baxter, S W
Bell, Ernest
See details for all 48 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 32
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 32
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, date of death, regiment, forenames
    Order of information: date of death
  • First World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, date of death, service, forenames
    Order of information: date of death
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank, service, date of death
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank, service, date of death
    Order of information: date of death
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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