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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Craven
Town
Skipton
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MR E SIMPSON (Architect)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 22nd August 1920
    Attended by: RC Bishop of Leeds
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
47375
Current location

west end of north wall
St Stephen's Church
St Stephens Close
Skipton
Craven
North Yorkshire
BD23 1PF
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 98751 51835
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Description
RECTANGULAR SANDSTONE TABLET WITH MOULDED BORDER. DEDICATORY INSCRIPTION AND NAMES IN BLACK LETTERING AND LATIN INSCRIPTION IN RAISED GOLD LETTERING.
Inscription
REQUIUM AETERNAM DONA FIS DOMINI/ OF YOUR CHARITY PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF THE/ FOLLOWING MEMBERS OF THIS CONGREGATION WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES DURING THE EUROPEAN WAR, 1914 - 1918./ (NAMES) R.I.P.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anslow, Leo
Barry, William Patrick
Baxter, John
Baxter, Moses
Brown, Harry
Brown, John
Burke, Joseph
Carroll, John
Carroll, Patrick
Davies, Harold
See details for all 30 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 30
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 30
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 100mm, height 800mm, width 1520mm
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Listing information
  • ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH OF ST STEPHEN
  • 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
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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