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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hall / Institute
District
Chiltern
Town
Great Missenden
County
Buckinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MR E G THEAKSON, H J WRIGHT
Ceremony
  • Opened
    Date: 13 Oct 1921
    Attended by: CAPTAIN IVOR STEWART LIBERTY MC
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8141
Current location

On the wall of committee room (half way up the west wall)
Great Missenden Memorial Centre
Link Road
Great Missenden
Chiltern
Buckinghamshire
HP16 0DA
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 89477 01407
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • BEHIND VILLAGE POST OFFICE
    Rear of Post Office
    High St
    Great Missenden
    Chiltern
    Buckinghamshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SP 893 013
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Tablet attached to the wall in a relatively modern hall.
Inscription
1914 1918/ MEMORIAL OF THE GREAT WAR/ THIS STONE WAS LAID 12TH MAY 1921/ BY THE MARQUESS OF LINCOLNSHIRE/ K.G. P.C GCMG. LORD LIEUTENANT/ OF THE COUNTY OF BUCKINGHAM
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: Unknown
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 212.5, width 587.5
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
DEMOLISHED: SITE IS NOW A CAR PARK AT THE REAR OF TESCOS
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Committee of Great Missenden Memorial Centre

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