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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Boothferry
Town
Hook
County
Humberside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
J WIPPELL AND CO LTD (Founder / Foundry)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 29th February 1920
    Attended by: Reverend Willis, Wesleyan Minister
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34766
Current location

Hook Memorial Hall
Water Ln
Hook
Boothferry
Humberside
DN14 5PG
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 76162 25561
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • St. Mary the Virgin Church
    Church La
    Hook
    Boothferry
    Humberside
    DN14 5PN
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SE 75916 25501
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
Plain rectangular bronze plaque mounted within a wooden frame of four lengths of wood. Engraved inscription in block lettering. Shares frame with WW2 bronze plaque.
Inscription
SACRED TO THE MEMORY / OF THE FOLLOWING / RESIDENTS OF HOOK WHO / FELL DURING THE GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1918 / [Names] / THIS TABLET WAS SUBSCRIBED FOR / BY THE VILLAGERS OF HOOK
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Birkitt, Henry
Greig, William
Hunter, Tom
Roberts, John W
Smith, Alice
Worth, Harold
Wray, Charles
Wroot, Horace
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 45MM, height 970MM, width 770MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Book - “HOOK IN BYGONE DAYS” July 1998 (ISBN 9780953428601)

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