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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
South Yorkshire
First World War (1914-1918)
Not lost
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Current location

The memorial is in store
and permission must be sought to view it.
Experience Barnsley
Barnsley Town Hall
Church Street
South Yorkshire
S70 2TA

OS Grid Ref: SE 34373 06529
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Redfearn Brothers' Glassworks

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
A large framed pre-printed certificate with hand written names added. The centre of the certificate refers to "The Scrap of Paper", ie the treaty with Belgium. There are a couple of paragraphs of printed text associated with this which have not come out very clearly on the photo, but are not particularly relevant to the Roll of Honour itself. On either side are lists of names in black ink with initial letters in faded red ink and at the foot of the second list is a total, 204. As this list only gives 84 names (from Mu to Wi and some unordered extras at the end) we know we only have one part of a set of these certificates. Some of the names are followed by a small red (A) and a note at the foot explains that this means Aldham Works. The Fallen are not indicated but by comparison with another memorial ( we know who they are.
Printed Header Panel: The Roll of Honour / Men who have answered their Country's call in defence of a "Scrap of Paper". Handwritten Header: Redfearn Bros. Ltd. / Barnsley Central Body: [unclear] / The "Scrap of Paper" / [unclear] Panel Left: (names) Panel Right: (names) /Total / 204 //
Inscription legible?
Names on memorial
Cavill, M
Cherryholme, W
Field, J
Goodliffe, H
Gregg, J
Mann, S
Mills, F
Morris, J
Morris, W
See details for all 84 names
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 84
    Served and returned: 73
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, Initial(s)
    Order of information: Roughly by first letter of surname
Listing information
Trust fund/Scholarship
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Barnsley Council

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