previous
next
  • Orphan work

    The source of this image is unknown and is shared as an orphan work.

Memorial details

Memorial type
Triptych
District
Babergh
Town
Ipswich
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Messrs Hughes & Bolckow Ltd
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 18 April 1918
    Attended by: Reverand Arthur Spencer
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4495
Current location

Holbrook Methodist Church
the Street
Ipswich
Babergh
Suffolk
IP9 2PZ
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 16878 36579
Denomination: Methodist

View location on Google Maps
Previous locations
  • The Mission room (now a private house)
    Stutton
    Babergh
    Suffolk
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Triptych made from timbers and copper of HMS Brittania, training ship at Dartmouth. Cross at the centre, names on inside of doors on either side.
Inscription
Centre: GREATER / LOVE HATH / NO MAN / THAN THIS/ THE HEROIC DEAD/ Left: ROLL / OF HONOUR / (Names) Right: ROLL / OF HONOUR / Names) Step facade: MADE FROM TIMBER REMOVED / FROM / H. M. S. BRITANNIA / CADET TRAINING SHIP AT DARTMOUTH / 1869 - 1905 First step facade: MADE FROM COPPER TAKEN FROM H. M. S. BRITANNIA 1869 - 1905
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Initials, surname, honorific
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 70mm, height 1500mm, width 1500mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Copper
Listing information
Condition
History
Removed for renovation and addition of Second World War names in 1994. Work was meant to carried out by the local British Legion.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Responsibility
Parish council
Reference
  • SUFFOLK CHRONICLE & MERCURY, 19APR 1918

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-4495

For queries, please contact memorials@iwm.org.uk.