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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Kesteven
Town
Corby Glen
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
62268
Current location

St John the Evangelist Church
Church St
Corby Glen
South Kesteven
Lincolnshire
NG33 4NJ
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 001 250
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Bronze plaque with dedicatory inscription with decorative edging placed on a marble backboard.
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ LIONEL PILKINGTON ABBOTT/ B.A. EXETER COLLEGE, OXFORD. LIEUTENANT 7TH BATT. LEICESTERSHIRE REGIMENT/ WHO FELL IN ACTION AT THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME/ JULY 14TH 1916, AGED 28 YEARS/ ONLY SON OF THE REV. A. ABBOTT M.A./ VICAR OF THIS PARISH
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,age of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST JOHN
  • Grade I
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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