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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
East Staffordshire
Town
Denstone
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
51032
Current location

DENSTONE COLLEGE CHAPEL
Denstone
East Staffordshire
Staffordshire
ST14 5HN
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 090 402
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
THREE NAME TABLETS SET INTO NICHES WITHIN THE CHAPEL. INSCRIPTION IN RED LETTERING. DEDICATORY INSCRIPTION CARVED INTO THE STONE BELOW THE NICHES. SCHOOL CREST CARVED ABOVE THE MIDDLE TABLET
Inscription
"GOD PROVED THEM AND FOUND THEM WORTHY OF HIMSELF"/ WISDOM III.3/ (NAMES)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 328
    Served and returned: 164
    Died: 164
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,year died,forename
    Order of information: year died,surname,forename
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
  • DENSTONE COLLEGE CHAPEL
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
DENSTONE COLLEGE

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