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Memorial details

Memorial type
Street shrine
District
Bridgnorth
Town
Worfield
County
Shropshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
68472
Current location

Main Street
Worfield
Bridgnorth
Shropshire
WV15 5LG
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 75853 95549
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Wooden shrine with a triangular roof set on a stone plinth . There is a crucifix attached below the roof with the names on a glazed wooden board below. A brass plaque is attached to the 12o'clock face of the plinth with the dedication in black lettering.
Inscription
TO THE MEMORY OF THE MEN/ OF THE/ PARISH OF WORFIELD/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ MD/ HW.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bishop, Thomas
Bomford, Thomas
Boucher, Alec
Browne, William
Chapple, Henry
Christy, Frank
Clarke, Cedric
Cooke, Henry
Corbett, Frank
Davis, James
See details for all 42 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 42
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 42
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Shrine
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
  • Worfield War Memorial
  • Grade II
  • 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

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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