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Memorial details

Memorial type
Clock or clock tower
District
Forest Of Dean
Town
Parkend
County
Gloucestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 19th September 1950
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
49580
Current location

St Paul's Church
Church Drive
Parkend
Forest Of Dean
Gloucestershire
GL15 4HJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 6195807662
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
SMALL WOODEN DEDICATORY PLAQUE WITH DETAILS OF CLOCK SMALL PLAQUE WITH LANCET SHAPED TOP WITH SMALL CROSS AT TOP CENTRE
Inscription
THE ELECTRIC TOWER/ CLOCK DEDICATED ON/ SEPT. 19TH 1950/ IS THE GIFT OF THE PARISHONERS/ AND FRIENDS/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE WAR OF 1939 - 1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 13
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Clock
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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