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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Chelmsford
Town
Chelmsford
County
Essex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Rededicated
    Date: 1966
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
  • Dedicated
    Date: 15 January 1921
    Attended by: Bishop of Chelmsford
  • Unveiled
    Date: 15 January 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
45577
Current location

Chelmsford Cathedral
New Street
Chelmsford
Chelmsford
Essex
CM1 1EH
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 70809 06945
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
RECTANGULAR PORTLAND STONE TABLET WITH NOWY HEAD CARVED WITHIN THE TOP. ADDITIONAL TABLET FOR THE WW2 NAMES ADDED TO THE BOTTOM. GOLD PAINTED SCULPTED BELL CARVED IN RELIEF WITH INITIALS AMDG ON IT AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE TABLET
Inscription
TO THE MEMORY OF THE/ MEMBERS OF THE ESSEX/ ASSOCIATION OF CHANGE/ RINGERS WHO FELL IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ THEIR BROTHER RINGERS DEDICATE THIS RECORD/ A.D. 1920/ ALSO IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO/ FELL IN WORLD WAR II 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)/ DEDICATED A.D. 1966
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barnard, G
Blake, J A
Brace, G F
Buggs, C
Bullock, A
Camp, F
Coe, E J
Cook, C
Cooper, H J
Corney, J W
See details for all 52 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 44
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 44
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: initial , surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: initial , surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 60MM, height 1720MM, width 763MM
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
  • CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN
  • 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

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