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Memorial details

Memorial type
Other structure
District
York
Town
York
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS BRIERLEY & RUTHERFORD
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 12th October 1923
    Attended by: Archbishop of York
  • Dedicated
    Date: 12th October 1923
    Attended by: Archbishop of York
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
47383
Current location

IN THE SCHOOL LIBRARY
ARCHBISHOP HOLGATES GRAMMAR SCHOOL
Hull Rd
York
York
North Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 63013 51136
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • ARCHBISHOP HOLGATES GRAMMAR SC
    Lord Mayors Walk
    York
    York
    North Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
SCHOOL LIBRARY WITH DEDICATORY WOODEN BOARD PLACED WITHIN IT
Inscription
(NAMES)/ THIS LIBRARY IS A MEMORIAL TO THE MASTERS AND BOYS/ OF THE SCHOOL WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Air, W
Axe, J M
Batley, B W
Bell, B W S
Best, W L
Blunden, O
Brown, F
Burton, C
Busby, H W C
Busby, R G C
See details for all 80 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 160
    Served and returned: 80
    Died: 80
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 1600MM, width 1200MM
    Materials: Wood
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
History
1960: MEMROIAL LIBRARY LOST WHEN THE SCHOOL MOVED PREMISES
Costs

Memorial: C £850

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
SCHOOL AUTHORITIES

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