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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Islington
Town
Upper Holloway
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
39385
Current location

On the outside wall of the administrative block of the garage.
Holloway Bus Garage
37 Pemberton Gd
Upper Holloway
Islington
Greater London
N19 5RR
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 290 860
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Near junction with Kingsdown Rd
    Holloway Bus Garage
    Holloway Rd
    Upper Holloway
    Islington
    Greater London
    N19
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TQ 301 864
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
PLAIN RECTANGULAR GREEN ?MARBLE TABLET WITH INCISED INSCRIPTION IN GOLD PAINTED LETTERING
Inscription
TO HONOUR THE MEMORY OF/ OUR COMRADES WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE TWO WORLD WARS/ 1914 - 1918/ (Names)/ 1939 - 1945/ (Names)/ A GOOD LIFE HATH BUT A FEW DAYS/ BUT A GOOD NAME ENDURETH FOR EVER
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Antrim, G E
Baker, G
Banner, Jw
Bentley, J
Bishop, J
Blackburn, J
Brown, J A
Bullock, W G
Chalkwright, H
Chester, J
See details for all 30 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 30
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 30
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 5FT, width 3FT
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
METROLINE GARAGE
Reference
  • CGK13

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