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Memorial details

Memorial type
Clock or clock tower
District
South Holland
Town
Sutton St James
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 11 November 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
62225

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Current location

Sutton St James Church
Chapelgate
Sutton St James
South Holland
Lincolnshire
PE12 0EE
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 39625 18386
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Clock at top of church tower with dedicatory notice plaque on the church door and plaque within the church.
Inscription
Notice on Church Door:THE CHURCH CLOCK WAS ERECTED SHORTLY AFTER WORLD WAR 1/ IN MEMORY OF ALL WHO DIED IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY Plaque inside church: THE MEMORIAL TO THE MEN/ FROM THIS PARISH WHO FELL/ IN THE GREAT WAR CONSISTS / OF THE TABLET RECORDING THEIR NAMES AND THE/ CLOCK IN THE CHURCH TOWER./ THE CLOCK WAS DEDICATED AT 11.am/ ON ARMISTICE DAY NOVEMBER 11, 1920
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Clock
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal, Brass
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £185

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
Parochial Church Council
Reference
  • Boston and Spalding Free Press 16-11-1920

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