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Memorial details

Memorial type
Bells or bell tower
District
Rotherham
Town
Brampton
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 31st July 1921
    Attended by: Bishop of Sheffield
  • Dedicated
    Date: 31st July 1921
    Attended by: Bishop of Sheffield
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
47576
Current location

Christ Church
Melton High Street
Brampton
Rotherham
South Yorkshire
S63 6AN
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 42156 00920
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Metal tubular bells. Rectangular brass plaque. Incised lettering with first letter of each word of main inscription in red. Names in three sections with incised border around each, and two columns in each section. Plaque fixed to wooden frame and wall by dome-headed screws. Incised laurel wreath in each top corner.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS CHURCH & PARISH / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919 / THE TUBULAR BELLS IN THE TOWER ARE DEDICATED / ROLL OF HONOUR / NAMES
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Charles Henry
Ball, George
Beevers, Edwin
Beevers, Joseph
Blackburn, Ernest
Bower, Ernest
Bradbury, Herbert
Briggs, Ellis
Briggs, Tom
Burland, Ellis
See details for all 104 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 104
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 104
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Bells
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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