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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Broxtowe
Town
Kimberley
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
59093
Current location

Affixed to the wall on the north side of road.
14
James St
Kimberley
Broxtowe
Nottinghamshire
NG16 2LR
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 49930 44693
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Outside the front door of the church
    St Mary Magdalene
    Market Place
    Hucknall
    Nottingham
    Nottinghamshire
    NG15 7AZ
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SK 53347 49381
    Denomination: Undefined
  • On south side of road.
    Hucknall Co-operative Society Haberdashery Department
    James St
    Kimberley
    NG16 2LP

    OS Grid Ref: SK 499 446
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
A rectangular metal plaque; plain narrow border; three prominent studs at the head and three at the foot; raised inscription in upright capital roman lettering.
Inscription
IN GRATEFUL MEMORY/ OF EMPLOYEES/ OF THE SOCIETY/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (Names)/ "THEY DIED THAT WE/ MIGHT LIVE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Beecroft, Thomas
Clarke, Arthur
Clarke, Stephen
Clay, Frederick S
Dawkins, Robert H
Fairfield, Joseph
Harvey, Arthur
Whyatt, Samuel
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height c 750mm, width c 400mm
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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