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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Camden
Town
Haverstock Hill, Hampstead
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS JOSEPH CRIBB, Eric Gill ARA
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1921
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
58341
Current location

Inside the Church
to the right of the door.
Priory of Our Lady of the Rosary and St Dominic
Southampton Rd
Haverstock Hill
Hampstead
Camden
Greater London
NW5 4LB
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 27851 85107
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Description
A rough hewn piece of stone cut from a quarry on the battle field in France.
Inscription
A STONE OF REMEMBRANCE FROM THE SOIL OF FRANCE/ PRAY FOR THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO DIED IN THE WAR/ (NAMES)/ THEY SHALL NOT GROW OLD AS WE THAT ARE LEFT GROW OLD/ AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 73
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 73
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Initial and Surname
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • London's Catholic Churches by Rottmann, A. 244 Published:Sands and Co 1926 London
  • Buildings of England series by Various 351 London 4 North volume

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