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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Carlisle
Town
Carlisle
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
48989
Current location
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Previous locations
  • Vestibule
    St George's United Reformed Church
    Warwick Road
    Carlisle
    Carlisle
    Cumbria
    CA1 1DR
    England

    OS Grid Ref: NY 40375 55777
    Denomination: United Reformed
  • Congregational Church
    Charlotte Street
    Carlisle
    Carlisle
    Cumbria
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Congregational
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Description
NOWY HEADED METAL PLAQUE WITH MOULDED BORDER. ADDITIONAL RECTANGULAR WW2 METAL PLAQUE ATTACHED BELOW IT. INSCRIPTION IN RELIEF ON BOTH THE PLAQUES. WREATH CAST IN RELIEF AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE WW1 PLAQUE. ROSE SHAPED BOSSES PLACED EQUIDISTANTLY AROUND THE MOULDED BORDERS. WW2 is a simple bronze plaque
Inscription
UPPER PLAQUE: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THOSE FROM THIS/ CHURCH AND SCHOOL WHO FELL IN/ THE CAUSE OF FREEDOM DURING/ THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918./ (NAMES)/ "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS." LOWER PLAQUE: ALSO IN MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE WORLD WAR 1939-45
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbot, J M
Blain, R
Caird, David
Cavaghan, John
Dunne, T
Gill, W J
Hay, Gordon
Hetherington, J W
Holmes, T W
Hudson, Arthur
See details for all 32 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 28
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 28
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: height 35IN, width 25IN
    Materials: Metal
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Condition
History
2015: Building sold. Future of the memorials unknown.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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