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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Holland
Town
Whaplode St Catherine
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: June 1921
    Attended by: Mrs Agnew
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
86302

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Current location

It is on the front wall of the hall.
Whaplode St Catherine Memorial Hall
Cranesgate South
Whaplode St Catherine
South Holland
Lincolnshire
PE12 6SP
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 34088 20024
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Whaplode St Catherine Methodist Chapel
    Whaplode St Catherine
    South Holland
    Lincolnshire

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Two stone tablets set side by side within a brick surround, beneath which is a brick flower trough.
Inscription
First line (since lost): 1914-1918 Left tablet: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN/THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ (NAMES)/ THEIR NAMES LIVETH Right tablet: MEMORY OF THE MEN WHO GAVE/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ 1939-1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Biggadike, Riley
Bradley, Ernest F.
Brown, Thomas H.f.
Cooke, John F.
Grummitt, Walter
Herd, Alfred
Hunt, Norman
Robinson, Frank
Robinson, Wilfred G.
Rose, Ernest
See details for all 17 names
Commemorations
  • 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename and surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname, grouped by World Wars 1 and 2.
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: height 500mm, width 370mm
    Materials: Stone - Portland
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 210mm, height 1340mm, width 1340mm
    Materials: Brick
  • Trough
    Measurements: depth 700mm, height 380mm, width 2300mm
    Materials: Brick
Listing information
Condition
History
The two stone tablets were removed from their original site (where they formed an arched gateway to the Methodist Chapel) and were set into a new brick surround at their current site at the Memorial Hall in 1995.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Whaplode Parish Council
Reference
  • M. Credland: The Fisrt World War Memorials of Lincolnshire
  • Warmemorialsonline: reference 262320

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