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Memorial details

Memorial type
Panelling
District
Rotherham
Town
Greasbrough
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MISS EMILY FORD (Artist)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1st June 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1st June 1921
    Attended by: ARCHDEACON OF SHEFFIELD
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
52839
Current location

In the vestry
St Mary's Church
Church Street
Greasbrough
Rotherham
South Yorkshire
S61 4DX
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 41813 95685
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Panelling within the vestry. Dedicatory inscription on two of the panels and figures painted onto the other two panels. Paintings depict two female figures
Inscription
PANEL ONE: TO THE GLORY/ OF GOD AND IN/ MEMORY OF THESE/ (NAMES)/ WE SHALL NOT FORGET THEIR NAMES/ THEY ARE GRAVEN ON OUR HEARTS. PANEL TWO: WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES IN THE/ GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ BUT FOR YOU WHO COME AFTER US/ WE INSCRIBE THEM HERE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aram, A
Bailey, G I
Bennett, W
Booth, L
Booth, S
Cox, E
Dawson, H
Elliott, A
Ellison, H
Embley, W A
See details for all 41 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 82
    Served and returned: 41
    Died: 41
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,regiment,decorations
    Order of information: surname,decorations,regiment
Components
  • Panelling
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • ROTHERHAM AND DISTRICT WAR MEMORIALS by WESTWOOD,F AND FEATHERSTONE,A 156-157 Source: Image Library UKNIWM OFFICE Published:PRIVATE 2003

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