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Memorial details

Memorial type
Allegory (eg: Victory)
District
East Staffordshire
Town
Denstone
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Edward Alfred Brisco Drury RA, SIR ASTON WEBB & SONS ARA RA HRBA HRE HRMS
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
51035
Current location

IN THE LONSDALE QUADRANGLE
DENSTONE COLLEGE
Denstone
East Staffordshire
Staffordshire
ST14 5HN
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 090 402
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
THREE STEPPED BASE SURMOUNTED BY PLINTH AND FIGURE OF ST GEORGE. INSCRIPTION ON THE FRONT AND REAR FACE OF THE PLINTH. FIGURE OF ST GEORGE STANDS WITH HIS SWORD RAISED IN HIS RIGHT HAND AND HIS SHIELD IN HIS LEFT HAND. BRONZE WREATH IS PLACED BELOW HIM.
Inscription
6 OCLOCK FACE: 1919/ LAVS DEO/ TO THE MEMORY OF/ THE BOYS/ OF/ DENSTONE/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ R. I. P. 12 OCLOCK FACE: 1914
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Figure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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