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Memorial details

Memorial type
Shrine
District
Eastleigh
Town
North Stoneham
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Eric Gill ARA
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 28 July 1918
    Attended by: Bishop Suffragan of Southampton
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
58131
Description
Stone building with sloped tiled roof. On peak of roof, at edges, are two decorative metal pinnacles in the form of a cross. Building consists of three compartments. Plaques containing the names of those who died are fixed within the central compartment.
Inscription
Plaques: PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF THESE GALLANT MEN/ (Names) Shrine: BUT THEY ARE IN PEACE FOR GOD PROVED THEM AND FOUND THEM WORTHY FOR HIMSELF
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 36
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 36
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Building
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal, Stone, Terracotta
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
History
2010: Extensive restoration work started. Oak roof frame expected to go up at the start of June 2010.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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