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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Lectern or desk
District
Sevenoaks
Town
Seal
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
71096
Current location

The plaque is on the east wall near the lectern.
St Peter and St Paul Church
Church Road
Seal
Sevenoaks
Kent
TN15 0AR
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 55046 56963
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
The Lectern is an angel with wings in a flowing robe. The hands are above the head holding a branch that appears to support a book rest. The true support is a post at the figures back. Both the figure and the post are on a pedestal. The plaque has black filled letters and abstract border.
Inscription
On plaque: THIS LECTERN WAS GIVEN BY / LOUISA ISABELLA LADY HILLINGDON / IN MEMORY OF THREE GRANDSONS, / WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919. / CHARLES THOMAS MILLS, / OCT: 5 1915. / OLIVER JOHN LAWRENCE, / MAY 25 1915. / MICHAEL CHARLES LAWRENCE / SEPT: 16 1916. /
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Relationship, place of death, forename, surname, date of death, forename, surname, date of death, forename, surname, date of death.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Lectern
    Measurements: depth 450mm, height 1800mm, width 450mm
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 4mm, height 200mm, width 200mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
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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