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Memorial details

Memorial type
Composite
District
South Lakeland
Town
Kirkby Stephen
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Mr L Harrison (Makers)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 16th December 1920
    Attended by: Rev JT Tunstall MC of Barnard Castle
  • Undefined
    Date: 16th December 1920
    Attended by: Rev JT Tunstall MC of Barnard Castle
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
514
Current location

West wall of Sunday School Room
50
Methodist Church
South Road
Kirkby Stephen
South Lakeland
Cumbria
CA17 4SN
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 77203 07953
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
White Marble tablet on Pink Alabaster Backboard in wooden frame with photographs of the fallen below the tablet- 8 of them in uniform
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/And in Loving Memory of the following/Who gave their Lives in/THE GREAT WAR/[names in 3 columns]/“Greater Love hath no man than this/That a Man may lay down his Life for his Friend”
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barker, Ch
Burrell, Jr
Calvert, Gr
Chapman, M
Hewitson, Jd
Horsfield, R
Lamb, Ic
Parsley, N
Savage, Rw
See details for all 9 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 20mm, height 1560mm, width 830mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 30mm, height 580mm, width 460mm
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 20mm, height 940mm, width 550mm
    Materials: Alabaster
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Details: By subscription
Reference
  • Penrith Observer 21/12/1920 page 6c

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