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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bristol
Town
Bristol
County
Avon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66189

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Current location

The memorial is external
in the car park. The photographs are in the lobby adjacent to the restaurant
West Of England Mail Centre
Gloucester Road North
Bristol
Bristol
Avon
BS34 7ST
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 60383 80544
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A bronze plaque with a coat of arms at the top centre and decorative pillars at each side. The names are inscribed in four columns. Adjacent are two sets of framed photographs-in wood and glass frames. The original photographs are at the Postal Museum-these are facsimiles.
Inscription
1914 1919/ IN MEMORIAM/ (Names)/ ERECTED IN LOVING MEMORY OF THE ABOVE COLLEAGUES/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR. BRISTOL POST OFFICE STAFFS./ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adcock, E R
Babb, C W
Barnes, H J
Beaman, H
Berry, J W
Blackmore, S H
Blake, W C
Bradford, E A
Bridle, F J
Bull, S
See details for all 65 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 65
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 65
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Photograph/s
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Royal Mail
Reference

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