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Memorial details

Memorial type
Street shrine
District
Holderness
Town
Withernsea
County
Humberside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 05th December 1916
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
35369
Current location

Queen St
Withernsea
Holderness
Humberside
England

OS Grid Ref: TA 340 270
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Street shrine in gabled mounting.
Inscription
ST NICHOLAS PARISH/ (NAMES) (INCOMPLETE)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Batty, Godfrey
Batty, Harry
Bickley, Herbert J
Bickley, Percy G
Brown, Joseph
Clough, Albert
Clough, Clifford
Dixon, James M
Harman, George H
Hodgson, Harry
See details for all 28 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 28
    Served and returned: 27
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Shrine
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
THESE ARE ALMOST CERTAINLY LOST
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • 'Withernsea's 3rd Shrine: Parish of St. Nicholas', Hull Daily Mail, 5 December 1916
  • Yorkshire Heroes, Vol. I: A Journey from Hull to Withernsea Around Hornsea and Back to Hull Again, Malcolm Mann (1995), p. 147.

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