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Memorial details

Memorial type
Chapel or Church: Restoration or extension
District
Brighton
Town
Brighton
County
East Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: June 1923
    Attended by: Bishop of Chichester
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
40140

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Current location

Brighton College Chapel
Brighton College
Eastern Road
Brighton
Brighton
East Sussex
BN2 0AL
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 32380 04070
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
The chapel extension had wide transepts and short chancel added in 1922-23 to the existing single cell building of integrated nave with sanctuary. The wall by the new North door includes the names cut into a large square stone slab. Nearby, a small bronze tablet records the extension is a war memorial.
Inscription
(NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 146
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 146
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Panelling
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
  • BRIGHTON COLLEGE CHAPEL
  • Grade II
  • 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
Costs

Site: £9000

Trust fund/Scholarship
Yes
Purpose: Centenary and War Memorial Fund offered free places to the sons of old boys killed in the War.
Reference
  • BRITISH PUBLIC SCHOOLS WAR MEMORIALS by KERNOT, C F 25 Source: Image Library NIWM Published:ROBERTS AND NEWTON 1927 LONDON
  • M. D. W. Jones, Brighton College 1845-1995 (Phillimore, Chichester, 1995), pp.177-179
  • Brighton College War Memorial Record (1920)

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