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Memorial details

Memorial type
Gate
District
Nottingham
Town
Sherwood
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 21 August 1927
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries,Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
59048
Current location

Entrance to the site.
Blackwoods Scouts Site
477 Hucknall Rd (a611)
Sherwood
Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
NG5 1FW
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 565 433
Denomination: Undefined

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Inscription
SCOUTS OF THIS PLACE LET THIS OF YOU BE SAID THAT YOU WHO LIVE ARE WORTHY OF YOUR DEAD/ THESE GAVE THEIR LIVES THAT YOU WHO LIVE MAY REAP A RICHER HARVEST ERE YOU FALL ASLEEP
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Arch
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick, Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
  • SCOUT WAR MEMORIAL GATEWAY
  • 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
History
1990s: Plaque removed for safekeeping. Grade II listed 7 May 2008 (503640)
Costs

Comments: The arch was built by Rover Scouts from the Nottingham Boy Scouts Association using bricks salvaged from the Trent Bridge which was then being widened.

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
24th Nottingham Scout Group on behalf of City of Nottingham Scout District.

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