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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Croydon
Town
North Park Croydon
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
W SAMUEL WEATHERLEY (Architect)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 13 Feb 1921
    Attended by: Bishop of Croydon
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
792
Current location

North wall
Holy Saviour's Church
St Saviour's Road
North Park Croydon
Croydon
Greater London
CR0 2XF
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 31940 67163
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Board framed in oak. On both side of the border foliage relief. Names in six columns and two bays. The bays are separated by a vertical oak strip with carved figure of Christ on the cross at the top. Thick carved figure of Blessed Virgin on one side and a carved figure of St John on the other. Lettering is upper case engraved in black on gilt background.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ (Names)/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Airy, W
Allen, E A
Allen, F T
Anscome, W
Atkinson, J P
Atkinson, S W
Bailey, F
Baker, A
Baker, G
Ball, J
See details for all 230 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 228
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 228
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, initials
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: depth 63.7mm, height 1450MM, width 1450MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £104

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Reference
  • The Parish newspaper from February 1921.

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