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Memorial details

Memorial type
Clock or clock tower
District
Vale Of White Horse
Town
Shellingford
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 13th March 1922
    Attended by: Major W. H. Crosland
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31767
Current location

St. Faith's Church
Church Street
Shellingford
Vale Of White Horse
Oxfordshire
SN7 7PZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 31948 93518
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
1). Skeletal clock-face and internal clock in the Church tower. 2). Associated wall mounted, wooden backboard supporting a portrait orientated, cast bronze plaque with raised inscription and names. A band of raised laurel leaves surround three sides of the inscription and a further raised single-line border encloses the whole of the text area.
Inscription
IN HONOUR OF THE MEN OF / SHELLINGFORD / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES / IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1918 / (15 NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barnes, James
Clark, David B.
Faulkner, Thomas H.
Goddard, Adam
Gray, Frank
Jackson, Ernest
Miller, Andrew
Pill, Arthur
Pill, Charles
Pill, William H.
See details for all 15 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, rank, regiment, decorations
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 2ft 9ins, width 1ft 9ins
    Materials: Bronze
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Clock
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal, Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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