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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
East Lindsey
Town
Roughton
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Rededicated
    Date: 18 September 2005
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
54043
Current location

On the north wall of the nave.
St Margarets Church
Horncastle Road
Roughton
East Lindsey
Lincolnshire
LN10 6YJ
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 24157 64696
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Illuminated rolls of honour framed and mounted on the wall, at the bottom of each is a small brass plaque with the village name on it. The names are on two rolls one for WW1 and one for WW2. The names, listed in a single column are surrounded by twisting stalks and leaves. The names of the fallen are in red.
Inscription
WW1 Roll of Honour: This Roll of Honour/ is to commemorate those who/ went from this Parish to fight in/ the Great War 1914-1918./ (Names)/ + He died for us/ Roughton (on brass plate) WW2 Roll of Honour: This Roll of Honour/ is to commemorate those who/ went from this Parish to fight/ in the World War 1939-1945/ (Names)/ Roughton (on brass plate)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baker, Charles
Burton, George Harry
Chipperfield, Frank
Eyre, Arthur
Eyre, George
Fawcett, John William
Griffin, George E.
Griffin, Moses
Griffin, Robert W.
Harrison, Frank
See details for all 25 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 15
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, regiment, forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, regiment
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: height 575mm, width 415mm
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 20mm, height 580mm, width 420mm
    Materials: Wood, Glass
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: height 515mm, width 340mm
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 20mm, height 520mm, width 345mm
    Materials: Wood, Glass
  • Plaques
    Measurements: depth 2mm, height 10mm, width 50mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
History
The scrolls, along with the Second World War ones, were damaged by damp and infested with insects. They underwent restoration as part of a Millenium project funded by two parish councils costing £800.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Lincolnshire Echo 11 / 07 September 2005

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