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Memorial details

Memorial type
Bells or bell tower
District
Staffordshire Moorlands
Town
Dilhorne
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
61638
Current location

All Saints Church
New Road
Dilhorne
Staffordshire Moorlands
Staffordshire
ST10 2PQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 97060 43366
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Bells in church tower. Dedicatory inscription on a metal plaque, white lettering. Decorative border
Inscription
1939 TO THE GLORY OF GOD 1945/ IN THANKSGIVING FOR VICTORY AND IN MEMORY/ OF THOSE WHO FELL AND THOSE WHO SERVED FROM/ THE PARISH OF DILHORNE THE BELLS IN THE/ TOWER WERE RE-HUNG AND A SIXTH BELL ADDED/ BY FOXFIELD COLLIERY/ THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES WERE/ (Names)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERNMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: forename,surname,rank,regiment
Components
  • Bells
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 25mm, height 457mm, width 609mm
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
The church

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