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Memorial details

Memorial type
Gate
District
High Peak
Town
Glossop
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Bernard M. Ward ARIBA (Architect)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 10 November 1923
    Attended by: Bishop of Southwell
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
55749
Current location

St James the Great Church
Hollincross La
Glossop
High Peak
Derbyshire
SK13
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 032 934
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Oak lychgate with tiled roof placed on a stone base. Two dedicatory gilded iron plaques placed inside it.
Inscription
Over the lychgate: THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE On the left of the gate: 1914 On the rightof the gate: 1918 On each plaque: 1914/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THESE MEN OF/ THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1918/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 144
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 144
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Gate
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Ceramic, Stone, Wood - Oak
  • Plaques
    Measurements: height 610mm, width 1040mm
    Materials: Cast Iron
Listing information
  • LYCHGATE AND WALL TO CHURCH OF ST JAMES THE GREAT
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • A History of Saint James' Church and the Parish of Whitfield by Sharpe, Neville T. 69, 71, 72/July 1994 Published:Sharpe, Neville T. July 1994 Glossop

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