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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Medina
Town
Carisbrooke (newport)
County
Isle Of Wight
Country
England
Commemoration
15th Century Wars (1400-1499)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 28th July 2009
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
60353

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Current location

Carisbrooke Castle Museum
Castle Hill
Carisbrooke (newport)
Medina
Isle Of Wight
PO30 1XY
England

OS Grid Ref: SZ 485 877
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Rectangular tablet with gold coloured, incised lettering. Mounted onto wooden backboard with four gold coloured nails. Tablet is wall mounted with a caption below.
Inscription
IN MEMORIAM/ SIR EDWARD WOODVILLE/ and the 440 gallant men of the Island/ Who died at the battle of St Aubin, July 28th 1488./ And to Diccon Cheke, sole survivor of the massacre,/ who returned with the story./ Requiescat in Pace.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • 15th Century Wars (1400-1499)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died,forename,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Slate
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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