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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Penwith
Town
Hayle
County
Cornwall
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
50841
Current location

AT THE BACK OF THE NORTH AISLE - Post Code and Coordinates approximate
but very close
ST ELWYNS CHURCH
Hayle
Penwith
Cornwall
TR27 4BS
England

OS Grid Ref: SW 55887 37601
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
WOODEN SCREEN IN TWO TYPES OF WOOD. LOWER SECTION HAS THE DEDICATORY INSCRIPTION AND TWO COLUMNS OF NAMES IN GOLD LETTERING. IN THE MIDDLE OF THE LOWER SECTION IS A PAINTED PANEL DEPICTING TWO PRIESTS PRAYING AT AN ALTAR. GHOST LIKE FIGURES OF THE FALLEN LOOK DOWN UPON THEM.
Inscription
In grateful memory/ 1914 - 1918 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bailey, S
Callaway, S
Cartwright, C
Coombe, W
Crowle, C
Ford, J C
Goldsworthy, T
Hocking, W J
Hunkins, E L
Jenkin, E
See details for all 24 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 48
    Served and returned: 24
    Died: 24
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Screen
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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