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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Kingston Upon Hull
Town
Marfleet
County
Humberside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1919
    Attended by: Unknown
  • Rededicated
    Date: 11 November 2003
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
35157
Current location

On the wall of the memorial garden
Memorial Garden
Marfleet Avenue/ Heddon Road
Marfleet
Kingston Upon Hull
Humberside
HU9 5TF
England

OS Grid Ref: TA 13929 30374
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Former Co-op store
    Marfleet Avenue/ Hedon Road
    Marfleet
    Kingston Upon Hull
    Humberside
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TA 140 290
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
New memorial: Nowy headed black marble tablet with inscription in gold lettering Original memorial: Triangular-headed white stone tablet with inscription in black lettering. Memorial was extended at the base to allow the inclusion of extra names. Crossed union flags with crown in the centre is etched at the top centre of the tablet.
Inscription
New memorial: Original memorial with additional inscription: FOR KING AND COUNTRY/ MARFLEET ROLL OF HONOUR/ 1914-19/ (NAMES)/ WAR DECLARED AUG 4 1914/ ARMISTICE SIGNED NOV 11 1918/ PEACE JUNE 28 1919 Original memorial: FOR KING AND COUNTRY/ MARFLEET ROLL OF HONOUR/ 1914 - / (Names)/ GOD HELP AND BLESS OUR BOYS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Andrews, S E
Archer, A
Askew, J A
Bell, C
Bell, E
Bell, H
Benson, D
Benson, W H
Berridge, T
Berridge, W
See details for all 212 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 212
    Served and returned: 186
    Died: 26
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname,additional
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
1999: The Highways Agency announced plans to demolish the building on which the memorial was place due to road improvement works. They agreed to restore and relocate the memorial. 2003: The original memorial crumbled when it was removed so it was replaced with a replica by a local mason from Co-op Funeralcare.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate
Reference
  • 'Memorial to move in road improvements', Yorkshire Post, 5 October 1999
  • Hull In Print, Hull City Council, December/January 2003-4 (13), p. 13.

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