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Memorial details

Memorial type
Lectern - secular
District
Rugby
Town
Rugby
County
Warwickshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Esmond Burton, Messrs J. Daymond, Medici Society of London
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
68880
Current location

North transept,
Rugby School Memorial Chapel
Lawrence Sheriff Street
Rugby
Rugby
Warwickshire
CV22 5EH
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 50199 74943
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Octagonal wood-built lectern surmounted by a *replica "bronze" figure of a soldier, lectern carries seven volumes of memorial books with biographies and portraits, and a war register of all Rugbeians who served in the First World War. *Note ; Original bronze figure was stolen from the Memorial Chapel many years ago.
Inscription
(Line breaks not known) GOD MADE TRIAL OF THEM AND FOUND THEM WORTHY OF HIMSELF, AS GOLD IN THE FURNACE HE PROVED THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Lectern
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Figure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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