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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Redbridge
Town
Woodford Green
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
Maker
SIR CHARLES A NICHOLSON
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Rededicated
    Date: 13 November 2011
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
45624
Current location

St Barnabas Church
Snakes Lane East
Woodford Green
Redbridge
Greater London
IG8 7H7
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 400 910
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
CALVARY ON THREE STEPPED PLINTH WITH DEDICATORY BRONZE PLAQUES.
Inscription
SIDE ONE: JESU MERCY/ 1914 "THEY GAVE THEIR LIVES" 1919/ (NAMES) SIDE TWO: IN PROUD/ MEMORY OF/ ALL THOSE/ WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE WAR OF/ 1939-45/ R.I.P. SIDE THREE: IN PROUD/ MEMORY OF/ ALL THOSE WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR/ COUNTRY/ IN ARMED/ CONFLICT/ SINCE 1945/ R.I.P.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bacon, E
Barton, A
Beardwell, C E
Bell, W F
Bradley, G
Brewer, E
Brown, J R
Brown, R B
Chart, J
Clark, L
See details for all 57 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 57
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 57
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Calvary
    Measurements: height 5000MM, width 1500MM
    Materials: Wood
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
  • Woodford Green War Memorial
  • 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
History
2010: Restoration project completed. 2009: Advised that this memorial is in a state of disrepair and needed to raise funds to prevent any further damage.
Trust fund/Scholarship
Yes
Purpose: The War Memorial Trust also contributed towards the rededication of this war memorial.
Sponsorship
Other
Details: Funded by Western Front Association (Essex Branch) and Redbride Council.
Reference
  • Western Front Association Bulletin by Western Front Association p30/ March 2012 'Rededication of War Memorial at St Barnabas Church, Woodford green - 13 November.'

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