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Memorial details

Memorial type
Chapel or Church: Freestanding building
District
Lewes
Town
Lewes
County
East Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 10th July 1960
    Attended by: Bishop of Chichester
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
61304
Current location

Lewes County Grammar School for Boys is now called Priory School.
Priory School Chapel
Mountfield Road
Lewes
Lewes
East Sussex
BN7 2UR
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 41917 09637
Denomination: Non-Denominational

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Description
Stone chapel with gable roof and bell tower, built in memory of the 55 old boys of Lewes County Grammar School for Boys who were killed in the Second World War.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: See WMR 58626 for memorial tablet.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Chapel
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Comments: The total raised was £26,500
Memorial: £25,612

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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