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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
Town
Barnsley
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 21 March 1920
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
69768
Current location

Inside the church
on the right hand side facing the pews
186
St Edward the Confessor
Racecommon Road
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
S70 6JY
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 33727 05463
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Marble tablet, mottled cream and brown border around gold and blue scrolled frame with Maltese crosses at each corner. Text is black on a white marble panel.
Inscription
THIS WINDOW & TABLET WERE ERECTED BY PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION / IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN / THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918. (names) THE VICARAGE WAS USED DURING THE PERIOD OF WAR AS A / CONVALESCENT HOME DURING WHICH TIME 562 MEN RECEIVED / TREATMENT, THE WHOLE COST BEING PAID BY E.G. LANCASTER ESQ. / KERESFORTH HALL AND PATRON OF THIS LIVING.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allport, Charles Coote
Bailey, Frank
Barrett, Walter Henry
Beldan, Tom William
Bennett, Charles
Brierley, Charles Ashley
Burkinshaw, Herbert
Chapman, George
Cottney, Terence
Farnsworth, Harry
See details for all 45 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 45
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 45
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forenames, Surname
    Order of information: Forenames, Surname
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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