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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Forest Heath
Town
Newmarket
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4584
Current location

New Astley Club
Fred Archer Way
Newmarket
Forest Heath
Suffolk
CB8 8NT
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 64278 63523
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Old Astley Club
    Junction Of Lisburn Rd & Vicarage Rd
    Newmarket
    Forest Heath
    Suffolk
    CB8 8HS
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TL 64782 63352
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Brass Plaque
Inscription
THE RACING STABLES MISSION NEWMARKET/ THIS TABLET IS ERECTED TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF THE MEMEBERS/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)/ FOR GOD KING & COUNTRY
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alderson, G
Batley, J
Bowers, A
Brember, A
Brooks, F
Callow, F
Crook, B
Cuff, A
Fields, T
Friedlander, C
See details for all 27 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 27
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 27
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Initial and Surname
    Order of information: Alphabetical
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 20mm, height 700mm, width 530mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
History
2013, July: currently stored in the Horseracing Museum during building works at the New Astley Club. It will be re-installed in the Club upon completion of the works.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
New Astley Club

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