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Memorial details

Memorial type
Clock or clock tower
District
Milton Keynes
Town
New Bradwell
County
Buckinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Mr Tarrant (Builder)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 02 September 1962
    Attended by: Dr J M L Love President & chairman Royal British Legion New Bradwell & District
  • Dedicated
    Date: 2 September 1962
    Attended by: Rev Russell
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8219

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Current location

Beside Newport Road Village
Clock Tower
Newport Rd
New Bradwell
Milton Keynes
Buckinghamshire
MK13 0BN
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 82717 41534
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Brick tower with a recessed cross on the 6 o'clock position and clock faces at 3 o'clock and 9 o'clock
Inscription
BRITISH LEGION/ NEW BRADWELL & DISTRICT BRANCH/ IN MEMORIAM/ THEY SHALL GROW NOT OLD AS WE THAT ARE LEFT GROW OLD/ AGE SHALL NOT WEARY THEM NOR THE YEARS CONDEMN/ AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING/ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM/ SEPTEMBER 2ND 1962
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 2000 mm, height 9014 mm, width 2000mm
    Materials: Brick
Listing information
  • New Bradwell War Memorial Clock Tower
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £1800

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate,public
Details: £200 from Wolverton UDC in addition to £166 raised by public subscription
Responsibility
Milton Keynes District Council

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