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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Hinckley And Bosworth
Town
Higham-on-the-Hill
County
Leicestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
50737
Current location

Church Drive signposted from Main Street,
St. Peter's Church
Main Street
Higham-on-the-Hill
Hinckley And Bosworth
Leicestershire
CV13 6AJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 38268 95569
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted, moulded-hood, nowy-headed wooden board. Inscribed lettering infilled in a gold colour for inscriptions & in black for names. Ornate leaf carving borders, top & sides, plain bottom rail. Central inscription area is recessed, with raised scroll-like vertical borders. Below the recess are two columns of names.
Inscription
Tympanum : 1856-1938 / LINDLEY LODGE SCHOOL / Board : IN MEMORY OF / OLD LINLEY BOYS AND / MASTERS WHO GAVE THEIR / LIVES IN THE CAUSE OF / JUSTICE & RIGHT IN THE / GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919 / (43 Names in two columns) / Bottom rail : SPE VITAE MELIORIS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Clarke, F C E
Cox, G W
Davis, R S
Dickson, A R
Ellis, P C
Evans, A
Findlay, J. T.
Gilman, R J
Gonner, E M
Growse, R H
See details for all 30 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 43
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 43
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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