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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hall / Institute
District
Harborough
Town
Shawell
County
Leicestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
70800
Current location

Shawell Memorial Hall
Lutterworth Road
Shawell
Harborough
Leicestershire
LE17 6AE
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 54608 80372
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Modern brick built single-storey village hall structure replacing a former tin-roofed memorial hall, built after the Great War to commemorate all who fought or fell in that war. No internal memorial boards, tablets or plaques. Sign by front door signifies building as "Shawell Memorial Hall".
Inscription
Plaque on outside of building : SHAWELL MEMORIAL HALL
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Hall
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick, Concrete, Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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