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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Barnsley
Town
Barnsley
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
47566
Current location

Church
Wentworth Castle
Park Drive
Barnsley
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
S75 3ER
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 32012 03277
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Royal Hospital
    Royal Hospital Road
    Chelsea
    Kensington And Chelsea
    Greater London
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TQ 270 770
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Wentworth Castle
    Park Drive
    Barnsley
    Barnsley
    South Yorkshire
    S75 3EN
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SE 326 037
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
RECTANGULAR WOODEN BOARD WITH METAL FIXINGS. WHITE PAINTED INSCRIPTION
Inscription
HONOUR VALOUR/ SERVING IN KITCHENERS ARMY/ (Names)/ SSERVING IN THE TERRITORIAL FORCE/ (Names)/ ROYAL NAVY/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baines, C.
Baines, F.
Batley, A.g.
Batley, E.
Batley, J.w.
Booth, W,
Broadhead, A.
Broadhead, G.h.
Broadhead, T.
Casey, H.
See details for all 29 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 29
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 29
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment
    Order of information: regiment,surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 965mm, width 610mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
2002: CONSERVATION NEEDED TO STABILISE THE BOARD'S CONDITION. BARNSLEY COUNCIL HAS RECENTLY RECEIVED A LARGE GRANT FOR WORK AT WENTWORTH CASTLE SO THE MEMORIAL BOARD MAY BE RETURNED TO THE COUNCIL SO THAT IT CAN CARRY OUT THE NECESSARY CONSERVATION WORK. 2013: INFORMED THAT RESTORATION WORK HAS BEEN CARRIED OUT ON MEMORIAL.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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