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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Broxbourne
Town
Cheshunt
County
Hertfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Rededicated
    Date: 6 September 1987
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
63530
Current location

St Clements Church
Cheshunt Wash
Cheshunt
Broxbourne
Hertfordshire
EN8 0LU
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 36364 03749
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • Thomas Rochford Nurseries (Sport and Social Institute)
    Cheshunt Wash
    Turnford
    Broxbourne
    Hertfordshire
    EN10 6AN
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TL 365 045
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
An engraved brass plaque attached to the wall with a line border and the names in three columns separated by two lines. A small explanatory on a wooden base is below.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE UNDERMENTIONED MEN/ WHO WERE MEMBERS OF THIS INSTITUTE OR WORKED/ IN THE ROCHFORD NURSERIES AT TURNFORD AND WHO/WERE KILLED OR DIED OF WOUNDS OR SICKNESS IN/ THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918./ (Names)/ THIS TABLET IS ERECTED BY THEIR FELLOW WORKMEN. Small plaque below: THIS MEMORIAL WAS PLACED HERE AT THE/ REQUEST OF THE MEMBERS OF THE/ ROCHFORD INSTITUTE, SO THAT THE/MEMORY OF THEIR WAR DEAD SHOULD NOT/ BE LOST TO THE PEOPLE OF TURNFORD./ 6th SEPTEMBER 1987
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 30
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 30
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaques
    Measurements: height 457mm, width 609mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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