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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Islington
Town
Barnsbury
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
John Alder (Architect)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
39106
Current location

MEMORIAL ON OUTSIDE FRONT WALL OF FORMER CHURCH
NOW FLATS.
PRIVATE FLATS
Barnsbury
Islington
Greater London
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 300 840
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
STONE TABLET WITH INCISED LETTERING. ROMAN CAPS. NAMES ARE ON EACH SIDE OF THE UPRIGHT OF THE CROSS IN FOUR COLUMNS. INSCRIPTON ON CORNICE BENEATH THE CROSS. CROSS AS CENTRE PIECE OF PLAQUE. SHIELDS WITH RIP BELOW EACH CROSS PIECE OF CROSS ABOVE COLUMNS OF NAMES.
Inscription
(NAMES)/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS/ REST ETERNAL/ GRANT THEM O LORD/ LET LIGHT PERPETUAL/ SHINE UPON THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, T R
Alder, E
Atkinson, D
Austin, W A
Bailey, C
Baker, H
Baldwin, J
Balwin, A W
Beeston, G R
Beeston, J A A
See details for all 159 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 159
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 159
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
2001: TABLET IS BECOMING WORN AND AS CHURCH IS NOW REDUNDANT AND BUILDING CONVERTED TO FLATS, THE MEMORIAL MAY BE AT RISK.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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