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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Rotherham
Town
Thrybergh
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
YATES HAYWOOD AND CO, GENERAL ELECTRIC CO LTD
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 15 December 1923
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Rededicated
    Date: 11 November 1990
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
  • Dedicated
    Date: 15 December 1923
    Attended by: Bishop of Sheffield
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
52934
Current location

Thrybergh Parish Hall
Park Lane
Thrybergh
Rotherham
South Yorkshire
S65 4BP
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 46636 94934
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Near Silverwood Colliery
    Thrybergh
    Rotherham
    South Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SK 466 950
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Base surmounted by tapered column an electric beacon and a cross. Inscription on bronze plaques.
Inscription
"LET YOUR LIGHT SO SHINE BEFORE MEN/ (NAMES)"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abson, Benjamin
Archer, John
Archer, Thomas
Arkinson, Bertie
Asbery, Ernest
Atkins, Walter
Austin, James William
Baddley, Frank
Bailey, Ernest
Baker, John
See details for all 309 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 624
    Served and returned: 312
    Died: 312
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename,additional
    Order of information: additional,surname,forename
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height 5FT
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: height 8FT
    Materials: Stone - Cornish
  • Column
    Measurements: height 15FT
    Materials: Stone - Cornish
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
History
1990: WHEN THE MEMORIAL WAS MOVED, THE NAMES WERE PLACED ON PLAQUES IN THE PARISH HALL DATE UNKNOWN: THE BRONZE NAME PLAQUES WERE STOLEN
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Reference
  • ROTHERHAM AND DISTRICT WAR MEMORIALS by WESTWOOD,F AND FEATHERSTONE,A 336-340 Source: Image Library UKNIWM OFFICE Published:PRIVATE 2003

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