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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Allerdale
Town
Embleton
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
J WIPPELL AND CO LTD (Makers)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
67505
Current location

West End of South Wall
St Cuthbert's Church
Embleton
Allerdale
Cumbria
CA13 9TN
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 16296 29425
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Framed Paper Roll of Honour with the writing in Calligraphy. At the top is a picture of warships, a soldier and a lion. Below are the names of the fallen, then the names of those who served & returned (these latter in two columns)
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR/THE GREAT WAR/1914-1918/THE PARISH OF EMBLETON & WYTHOP/IN THE COUNTY OF CUMBERLAND/To the Memory of the following men/who so gloriously & nobly sacrificed their lives/for their King & Country/ (names)/ In honour of the following men who served/ (names in 2 columns)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 47
    Served and returned: 41
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, Full Forenames, Rank & Regiment
    Order of information: surname for casualties; rank then surname for served
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: depth 5mm, height 420mm, width 270mm
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 20mm, height 615mm, width 455mm
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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