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Memorial details

Memorial type
Composite
District
Rotherham
Town
Masbrough
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
LT COL J E KNIGHT (Architect)
MESSRS GEORGE SAUL AND SONS (Builder)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 19th June 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Dedicated
    Date: 19th June 1921
    Attended by: Bishop of Sheffield
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
52868
Current location

In the Lady Chapel
St Paul's Church
Kimberworth Road
Masbrough
Rotherham
South Yorkshire
S61 1AH
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 41488 92888
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Chapel with three light stained glass window with figures representing sacrifice in it. A dedicatory tablet is placed nearby. Additional parts of the memorial take the form of a dossal, wing curtains, a cross in the lady chapel, alms dishes, an altar, gradine, frontal and linen, vases given in memory of five former choir men, an altar lectern and service rails, altar rails, credence tablet carpets, crocheted super frontal and fair linen cloth. WINDOW DEPICTS A CENTURION AT THE CROSS AND THE RISEN LORD AS BEING EXALTED
Inscription
IN REMEMBRANCE/ THIS WINDOW AND CHAPEL/ ARE DEDICATED IN EVER GRATEFUL/ MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS CHURCH/ AND PARISH WHO IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919 GAVE UP THEIR OWN LIVES - / THAT WE MIGHT LIVE IN PEACE/ LET THEIR NAMES BE NEVER FORGOTTEN/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abson, B
Adlington, E
Allott, F
Arundel, A
Ashton, J A
Asling, J A
Ball, C H
Barnett, W
Batley, J E
Bent, J W
See details for all 128 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 288
    Served and returned: 144
    Died: 144
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £400 0S 0D

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public,other
Reference
  • ROTHERHAM AND DISTRICT WAR MEMORIALS by WESTWOOD,F AND FEATHERSTONE,A 209-211 Source: Image Library UKNIWM OFFICE Published:PRIVATE 2003

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