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Memorial details

Memorial type
Shrine
Town
Goodrich
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MR HARRY MORGAN (Builder)
MR MARK TRUSCOTT (Builder)
MR ALFRED WILLIAM URSELL (Mason)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 27th May 1923
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Dedicated
    Date: 27th May 1923
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
32847

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Current location

OPPOSITE VILLAGE SHOP
NEXT TO VILLAGE HALL
Goodrich
Hereford And Worcester
HR9 6 HL
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 57488 19361
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
THREE SIDED BRICK STRUCTURE WITH WW1 TABLET ON THE BACK WALL AND WW2 TABLETS ON THE SIDE WALLS. PITCHED TIMBER ROOF CREATING A SHELTER FOR VISITORS. MEMORIAL IS LOCATED AT THE TOP OF A FLIGHT OF STEPS UP FROM THE STREET WITH CONIFERS FLANKING THE MEMORIAL. TABLETS HAVE NAMES OF THOSE WHO SERVED IN BLACK LETTERING AND NAMES OF THOSE WHO DIED IN GOLD LETTERING WITH A CROSS BESIDE THEM. CRUCIFIX ABOVE THE WW1 TABLET
Inscription
WW1 TABLET: FOR GOD FOR KING FOR COUNTRY/ (NAMES) WW2 TABLETS: 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Andrews, Alfred
Andrews, Arthur
Andrews, Ernest C
Andrews, Henry
Andrews, Percy
Banton, George
Bevan, George
Bevan, Herbert
Carpenter, Archie
Cator, Henry
See details for all 77 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 86
    Served and returned: 77
    Died: 9
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,year died,forename
    Order of information: year died,surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 71
    Served and returned: 66
    Died: 5
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Roof
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Wall
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick
Listing information
  • Goodrich War Memorial
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
History
1992: GROUNDS TIDIED UP
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private,public
Reference

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