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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Calderdale
Town
Hebden Bridge
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
65392
Current location

Wainsgate Baptist Church
Wainsgate Lane
Hebden Bridge
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
HX7 8SU
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 998 287
Denomination: Baptist

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Description
Rectangular tablet in a raised red marble frame and set on a black backboard. Alongside it is a framed montage of photos of the eleven men killed.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ A GRATEFUL TRIBUTE/ TO THE MEN OF THIS CHURCH AND SCHOOL/ WHO SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ AND IN/ EVER LOVING MEMORY OF/ THE FOLLOWING WHO LOST THEIR LIVES/ IN THE CAUSE OF LIBERTY./ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Red
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Photograph/s
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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