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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Organ or organ part
District
Islington
Town
Finsbury Park
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 12th December 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
47881
Current location

ELIM PENTECOSTAL CHURCH
Regina Rd
Finsbury Park
Islington
Greater London
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 300 870
Denomination: Pentecostal

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Description
ORGAN WITH TWO DEDICATORY WOODEN BOARDS. INSCRIPTION IN GOLD PAINTED LETTERING. WREATH AND LAUREL LEAVES CARVED IN RELIEF AT THE TOP OF THE BOARD LISTING THOSE WHO FELL. LATIN CROSS AND FOLIATE BRANCHES CARVED IN RELIEF AT THE TOP OF THE BOARD LISTING THOSE WHO SERVED.
Inscription
BOARD ONE: 1914 1919/ "THEY WERE A WALL UNTO US/ BOTH BY NIGHT AND DAY."/ (NAMES)/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN/ GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF THE MEN/ ASSOCIATED WITH THIS CHURCH WHO/ SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ THIS ORGAN IS DEDICATED/ DECEMBER 12TH 1920 BOARD TWO: 1914 1919/ "FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH"/ (NAMES)/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN/ GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN/ ASSOCIATED WITH THIS CHURCH WHO/ SERVED AND DIED IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919. THIS ORGAN IS DEDICATED/ DECEMBER 12TH 1920
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbott, J E
Adams, S
Adoms, E A
Adowcroft, M
Alford, Ayred
Alford, P
Allen, H
Ashcroft, Ceal
Ashman, G F
Ashman, James
See details for all 220 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 221
    Served and returned: 175
    Died: 46
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: depth C 1IN, height C 6FT 6IN, width C 22.5IN
    Materials: Wood
  • Organ or Organ part
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
History
C 2001: SLIGHT STAINING OF THE BOARDS
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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