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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
City Of Westminster
Town
Maida Vale
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
39760
Current location

ST MARY MAGDALENE CHURCH
Rowington Cl
Maida Vale
City Of Westminster
Greater London
W2 5TF
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 256 819
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
HAND CARVED BAS RELIEF OF CHRIST ON THE CROSS AND MARY MAGDALENE KISSING HIS FEET.
Inscription
OF YOUR CHARITY PRAY FOR THE REPOSE OF THE SOUL OF/ JOHN ANTHONY SPRECKLEY/ KILLED IN ACTION 20 AUGUST 1900 JESU MERCY +/ AND OF HIS WIFE/ BEATRICE MARY/ DIED 21 NOVEMBER 1946
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: year died,forename,manner of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARY MAGDALENE
  • Grade I
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • 084SA

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