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Memorial details

Memorial type
Triptych
District
South Bedfordshire
Town
Toddington
County
Bedfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Miss Hopwood (Designer)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
7749
Current location

St George's Church
Church Square
Toddington
South Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire
LU5 6BP
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 01013 28941
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wooden triptych comprised of three panels each with lancet arches. The central and largest panel is flanked by two smaller panels. Patte cross positioned at the top of each arch with inscription in raised inscription. Left panel contain a depiction of oak leaves; central panel shows laurel leaves; and right panel contains sycamore leaves.
Inscription
Inscription positioned across arches of three panels: IN DUTIFUL MEMORY OF THE/ MEN OF TODDINGTON WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR KING &/ COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ Central portion of panels: (Names) Across bottom of panels: RIP/ GIVEN BY THE/ TODDINGTON/ GIRL GUIDES
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aldred, E
Allen, W
Ansell, J
Baker, G
Baker, J
Bennett, A
Brazier, E
Bright, S
Buckingham, A
Buckingham, A
See details for all 71 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 71
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 71
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename initials, surname, rank, decorations
    Order of information: Alphabetically
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 1410 mm, width 1770 mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Toddington Girl Guides
Responsibility
St George's PCC

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