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Memorial details

Memorial type
Clock or clock tower
District
Suffolk Coastal
Town
Rendham
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 27 June 1920
    Attended by: Undefined
  • Dedicated
    Date: 27 June 1920
    Attended by: Ven J G R Darling
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5553

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Current location

St Michaels Church
Rendham
Suffolk Coastal
Suffolk
IP17 2AF
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 34975 64498
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Clock with associated plaque of wood and brass. Engraved sheet, incised in Roman capitals of two different sizes, is screwed at four corners to a dark varnished wood backing. Inscription is surrounded with an 'Oxford frame' border
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY/ OF (Names) OF THIS PARISH WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-19 THE CLOCK IN THE TOWER OF THE CHURCH/ WAS ERECTED BY PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION 1919/
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Fairs, Ernest George
Godbold, Ernest Jacob
Nicholls, Frederick
Woods, James
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 310 mm, width 460 mm
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 35 mm, height 350 mm, width 500 mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate
Responsibility
PCC
Reference
  • East Anglian Daily Times, 29 June 1920

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