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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Organ or organ part
District
East Lindsey
Town
Wragby
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Messrs Cousins Sons & Co., Lincoln (Manufacturer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: February 1921
    Attended by: Unknown
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
48935
Current location

Wragby Methodist Church
Church St
Wragby
East Lindsey
Lincolnshire
LN8 5QX
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 13564 77954
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
Organ with dedicatory brass plaques placed on it and additional dedicatory plaque placed on wall outside the church.
Inscription
External plaque: The Organ in this church/commemorates the fallen/of this Parish in two wars/1914-1918/ 1939 - 1945/ In our music/We will remember them. Internal plaque: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ This organ was erected February 1921/In honour of the men of Wragby who served, and/ In memory of those who fell in the Great War./"Fallen 1914 - 1918/(NAMES)/Fallen 1939 - 1945"/(NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barton, Charles
Bradley, Luther
Bratley, Martin
Broxholme, George Frederick
Button, Joseph, Kenneth
Chapman, Bertram
Clarke, Robert William
Cook, Beatrice May
Davison, Harry
Dixon, Leonard, Alfred
See details for all 18 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 5
    Died: 5
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forename, surname, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Organ or Organ part
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal, Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
1996: Organ was cleaned and overhauled in October at a cost of 2665.00
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
Wragby Methodist Church Trustees

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