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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Craven
Town
Giggleswick
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS STUBBS AND CO (Mason)
SIR GEORGE GILBERT SCOTT RA (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 29 September 1922
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Dedicated
    Date: 29 September 1922
    Attended by: ARCHDEACON OF CRAVEN
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
47334
Current location

Giggleswick School Chapel
Craven Bank Lane
Giggleswick
Craven
North Yorkshire
BD24 0DE
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 80720 63927
Denomination: Non-denominational

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Description
TALL RECTANGULAR WHITE MARBLE TABLET WITH BAS RELIEF CARVING AT THE TOP, NAMES IN TWO COLUMNS AND DEDICATORY INSCRIPTION AT THE BASE. SIENNA MARBLE BORDER ON THE TOP AND SIDES OF THE TABLET. BAS RELIEF CARVING AT THE TOP DEPICTS TWO ANGELS WITH NIMBUS PLACING A CROWN OVER A CROSS
Inscription
(NAMES)/ THESE MEN OF GIGGLESWICK SCHOOL/ DIED FOR BRITAIN 1914 - 1918/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adlam, L E
Ainge, H C
Ainley, H W E
Ainsworth, G
Allan, I L S
Appleyard, J E
Armstrong, F M
Ashworth, E R
Atkinson, V R
Atkinson-jowett, J
See details for all 122 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 122
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 122
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Detail
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Sienna
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height c 2400mm, width c 1200mm
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: C £300

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Craven Herald 6 October 1922 page 2 column f- unveiling report

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