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Memorial details

Memorial type
Composite
District
Forest Of Dean
Town
Blakeney
County
Gloucestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MESSRS J WHIPPLE & CO
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
56325
Current location

All Saints Church
Church Square
Blakeney
Forest Of Dean
Gloucestershire
GL15 4DR
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 6721107075
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Stained glass window with inscribed marble scrolls at base. Window depicts a Our Lord with a kneeling figure holding a shield with the cross of St George on it in his left hand and his sword lying on the ground in front of him. 8 cherubs heads are shown at the top. 11 coats of arms are also depicted in the window.
Inscription
Window: Be thou faithful unto Death/ and I will give thee a Crown of Life 1914/ 1918 WW1 plaque: IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ (Names) WW2 plaque: 1939 - 1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 21
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 21
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: height 1950mm, width 1200mm
    Materials: Stained Glass
  • Scroll
    Measurements: depth 100mm, height 725mm, width 600mm
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC

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