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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Nottingham
Town
Bulwell
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1916
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
  • Rededicated
    Date: 11 September 2011
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11 September 2011
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
38780
Current location

St Mary the Virgin and All Souls Church
Highbury Road
Bulwell
Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
NG6 9AD
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 541 451
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • In storage in the cellar
    Basford Social Club (demolished)
    Eland St
    Basford
    Nottingham
    Nottinghamshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SK 556 423
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Pair of wooden boards with painted detail. Stylised lily centred below dedicatory inscription. Names in two columns flanking stem of lily.
Inscription
WW1 plaque: BASFORD SOCIAL CLUB/ LIMITED/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ (Names) WW2 plaque: BASFORD SOCIAL CLUB/ LIMITED/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Arthur
Adams, Francis Osborne
Adams, Samuel Rueben
Armfield, George Alfred
Arnold, Richard Harry
Bacon, Albert
Bamford, Edgar Archibald
Banner, Albert
Barnes, Alfred
Basford, Edwin
See details for all 210 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 85
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 88
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 4FT, width 2FT
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
2011, September: Refurbishment of plaques includes re-lettering in gold paint. Memorials are relocated to St Mary the Virgin and All Souls Church in Bulwell. 2011, March: The building formerly housing the Basford Social Club is set to be demolished. A Committee concerned with relocating the Basford Social Club memorials awaits confirmation from St Marys church, Bulwell, Nottingham, that the memorials can be installed in the church. 2009: Basford Social Club closes. War memorial is found in cellar.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Basford Social Club until 2009.
Reference

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