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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newcastle Under Lyme
Town
Basford
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
38301
Current location

Basford Methodist Church
Basford Park Rd
Basford
Newcastle Under Lyme
Staffordshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 859 467
Denomination: Methodist

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Previous locations
  • Harpfields Wesleyan Chapel
    Harpfield Rd
    Basford
    Newcastle Under Lyme
    Staffordshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
White marble tablet with triangular pediment mounted onto a slate backboard. Inscription in black lettering.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN FOND/ MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING WHO WENT OUT/ FROM THIS SUNDAY SCHOOL AND FELL IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ THEY GAVE THEIR ALL
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Braithwaite, A
Cotton, J W
Dale, S
Davies, W
Ellison, E
Emery, E
Hall, T
Hand, J
Hand, T
Johnson, H
See details for all 14 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 75mm, height 760mm, width 530mm
    Materials: Slate
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Basford Church Council

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