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Memorial details

Memorial type
Painting / Print
District
Rotherham
Town
Eastwood
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MR C SNOWDEN (Artist)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 7th April 1928
    Attended by: MAYOR OF ROTHERHAM
  • Dedicated
    Date: 7th April 1928
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Lost
WM Reference
52834
Previous locations
  • Eastwood View Working Mens Club and Institute
    Eastwood
    Rotherham
    South Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SK 440 940
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Oil on canvas roll of honour with hand painted inscription in the centre. Images of those who died are depicted in the border of the roll of honour. Memorial with the flags of the allied nations placed on it is depicted at the top centre of the roll of honour. Two columns mounted by a shield with a sword on it flank the list of names.
Inscription
EASTWOOD VIEW WORKING MEN'S/ CLUB & INSTITUTE/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ NAMES OF THE MEN WHO WERE MEMBERS & SERVED IN/ HIS MAJESTY'S SERVICE DURING THE/ GREAT EUROPEAN WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ TO THE SACRED MEMORY OF THE DEAD/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, J
Allott, S
Archer, J
Archer, T
Atkinson, B
Ball, T
Bentley, R
Bird, M
Blyton, A
Booth, F R
See details for all 97 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 118
    Served and returned: 97
    Died: 21
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,additional
    Order of information: additional,surname
Components
  • Painting
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paint - Oil, Canvas
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • ROTHERHAM AND DISTRICT WAR MEMORIALS by WESTWOOD,F AND FEATHERSTONE,A 150-151 Source: Image Library UKNIWM OFFICE Published:PRIVATE 2003

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