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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Peterborough
Town
Peterborough
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 12 August 1917
    Attended by: Mrs Leeds
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3459
Current location

PETERBOROUGH MUSEUM
Priestgate
Peterborough
Peterborough
Cambridgeshire
PE1 1LF
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 18982 98555
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • "Iron Room" (Leeds Hall)
    High Street
    Eye
    Peterborough
    Cambridgeshire
    PE6 7UP
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TF 22719 02790
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Roll of Honour within a glass-fronted wooden frame.
Inscription
Parish of Eye/Honour the Memory of those who have made/The Great Sacrifice/(NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, John Thomas
Atkinson, Arthur
Beeby, Arthur
Beeby, Philip
Boggust, Alfred Henry
Briers, Herbert
Briers, Tom
Broughton, Arthur Rodgers
Broughton, Fred
Butcher, George Henry Mason
See details for all 40 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 40
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 40
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Date of death, first name, surname, rank, Regiment.
    Order of information: Chronologically in order of date of death.
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 20, height 820, width 490
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: height 760, width 430
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Donated by Mrs Ferguson.
Responsibility
PETERBOROUGH MUSEUM
Reference
  • Peterborough and Hunts Standard 18/8/1917, re unveiling of Roll of Honour and shrine.

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