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Memorial details

Memorial type
Triptych
District
Vale Of White Horse
Town
Denchworth
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31339
Current location

Attached to external wall of The Fox
PH,
The Fox
Public House
Hyde Road
Denchworth
Vale Of White Horse
Oxfordshire
OX12 0DX
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 38087 91766
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
External wall mounted large wooden triptych with gabled roof. Two panelled doors open to reveal a central image of the Crucifixion, flanked by inscriptions. Surmounted by a slender Latin Cross.
Inscription
(Left hand panel) : PRAY FOR US / ROLL OF SERVICE / (31 NAMES) (Right hand panel) : GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS / ROLL OF HONOUR / (2 NAMES) / BLESSED ARE THE DEAD / WHICH DIE IN THE LORD / MAY THEY REST / IN PEACE (Lower centre panel) : O GOD THE FATHER AND PROTECTOR OF / ALL MEN, LOOK DOWN IN THY LOVE / AND COMPASSION ON ALL WHOSE / NAMES ARE WRITTEN HERE. / GUIDE AND / PRESERVE FROM DANGER THOSE WHO ARE / SERVING OUR COUNTRY: COMFORT AND RELIEVE / THE SICK AND WOUNDED AND IN THY MERCY / GRANT LIGHT AND REFRESHMENT TO THE FALLEN / THROUGH JESUS CHRIST OUR LORD. AMEN
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 33
    Served and returned: 31
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Triptych
    Measurements: height 4ft 5ins, width 2ft 3ins
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
Restored c1992, thanks to a grant of ₤250 by the television commentator, Richard Pitman.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Denchworth Parish Council

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