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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cenotaph
District
Boothferry
Town
Goole
County
Humberside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Iraq War (2003-2011), Unknown
Maker
H O TASKER (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 19 January 1922
    Attended by: Major General H R Davies CB
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34644
Current location

Bartholomew Gardens
Boothferry Road
Goole
Boothferry
Humberside
DN14 6AL
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 73835 23997
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
CENOTAPH ON THE WHITEHALL MODEL, ON SQUARE THREE STEPPED BASE. PLAQUES AROUND THE BASE
Inscription
(ON CENOTAPH) 1914 - 1919/ 1939 - 1945/ OUR/ GLORIOUS/ DEAD (ON PLAQUES) HONOR/ (NAMES) LIBERTAS/ (NAMES)/ PRO PATRIA/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alcock, C W
Allen, W
Anderson, H
Andrew, S
Andrews, J
Appleyard, E H
Appleyard, F
Appleyard, H D
Appleyard, J M
Armstrong, W
See details for all 452 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 452
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 452
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 228
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 228
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Iraq War (2003-2011)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Unknown
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cenotaph
    Measurements: height 5500MM
    Materials: Stone
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
  • Goole Cenotaph
  • 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
Costs

Comments: The land on which it stands was given by the Directors of the Aire and Calder Navigation, and a further £1,200 was used to purchase enough additional land around the monument to make a memorial garden.

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Reference
  • Goole Times 3 February 1922
  • Hull Daily Mail, 19 January 1922, p5
  • Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer, 20 January 1922, p10
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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