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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Barnsley
Town
Hoyland
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
70007
Current location

St Andrew's
Market Street
Hoyland
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
S74 0ET
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 37179 00829
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Three panel stained glass window with portraits of Christ and various saints. Panel 1: An kneeling angel with a musical instrument in the upper arched segment, a full length figure of a saint below, probably St George judging by the pennant (red cross on a white ground), below that the first part of the motto, below that a saint killing a dragon, and at the bottom the first part of the inscription. Panel2: A full length angel with a musical instrument, Christ below in a red robe holding a leafy cross pointing at a grail cup, the middle part of the motto, below that Christ carrying the cross watched by Mary in blue, and at the bottom the middle part of the inscription. Panel3: A similar kneeling angel to panel1, a full length saint probably St Michael as his foot is upon Lucifer, below that the third part of the motto, then depiction of a stoning of a saint probably St Stephen, and at the bottom the final part of the inscription.
Inscription
Motto in three parts: Panel1: THANKS BE TO GOD WHO Panel2: GIVETH US THE VICTORY THROUGH Panel3: OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST Inscription in three parts: Panel1: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND / FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919 / (Names) Panel2: IN MEMORY OF THE MEMBERS / (Names) / (Names) Panel3: OF THIS CONGREGATION WHO / (Names) / (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Collins, Regld M
Fletcher, Christoper
Gedney, George
Grayson, William
Meakin, George B
Moody, Ernest
Pepper, Samuel J W
Rawlin, Walter
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename and some initials, Surname
    Order of information: Forename, Surname
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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