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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
East Lindsey
Town
Horncastle
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
53987
Current location

In the entrance hall
from the car park.
Stanhope Hall
Boston Road
Horncastle
East Lindsey
Lincolnshire
LN9 6NF
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 26037 69182
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Town Hall
    Wharf Road
    Horncastle
    East Lindsey
    Lincolnshire
    LN9 5HL
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TF 25929 69539
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Nowy headed brass plaque mounted on the wall in a frame. Within the nowy head there is the badge of the Lincolnshire Regiment. The plaque is edged with a fine border.
Inscription
OF G (HORNCASTLE) COMPANY/ 4TH BATT THE LINCOLNSHIRE REGT./ THERE FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ OF OLD MEMBERS SERVING IN OTHER UNITS/ (NAMES)/ AND IN THE SOUTH AFRICAN WAR 1899-1902/ (NAME)/ "NE OBLIVISCARIS"
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 27
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 27
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: rank,surname
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 1050mm, width 1010mm
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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