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Memorial details

Memorial type
Chapel: Dedicated within church building
District
Sheffield
Town
Sheffield
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Regimental Memorials
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 14th February 1939
    Attended by: HRH THE PRINCESS ROYAL
  • Rededicated
    Date: 22nd April 1967
    Attended by: Bishop of Sheffield
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
46760
Current location

St. Peter and St. Paul's Cathedral
Church Street
Sheffield
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S1 2EW
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 35393 87513
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Memorial chapel with associated foundation stone. Contains a range of memorial tablets and windows, all recorded separately, along with chairs inscribed with names of past members of the regiment, a columbarium (for ashes of ex-members) and regimental kneelers. Regimental tiger crest in upper left corner of foundation stone. Chapel contains figures of St. Michael and St. George, painted and gilded.
Inscription
Foundation stone: DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF ALL RANKS OF THE/ YORK AND LANCASTER REGIMENT/ WHO HAVE GIVEN THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY AND IN THE/ SERVICE OF THE REGIMENT SINCE ITS FORMATION 1758
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Regimental Memorials
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Foundation stone
    Measurements: height 930mm, width 1860mm
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Kneeler
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Fabric
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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