United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorials
 The Imperial War Museum

ST PETERS PARISHIONERS - WW1

Our Ref: 30761

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Address

ST PETERS CHURCH
LANGTON RD
NORTON
NORTH YORKSHIRE
England
YO17
 
Type:Window
Denomination:Church of England
OS Map Ref:SE 795 710

Inscription

(ON TABLET) TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN/ OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
(ON WINDOW) 1914 - 1918

Components

ComponentMaterial(s)HeightWidthDepthCondition
TABLETStone   Good
WindowSTAINED GLASS   Good

Physical Description

THREE LIGHT WINDOW DEPICTING EMBLEMS OF THE GREAT SACRIFICE. DEDICATORY NOWY HEADED PLAQUE

ST PATRICK REPRESENTING SPIRITUAL VICTORY, ST GEORGE REPRESENTING NATIONAL VICTORY, ST ANDREW REPRESENTING PLENTY AND ST DAVID REPRESENTING PEACE AND UNITY ARE DEPICTED IN THE LIGHTS. THE CENTRE LIGHT DEPICTS CHRIST CRUCIFIED. IN THE TRACERY ABOVE ARE THE INSTRUMENTS OF THE SAVIOUR'S PASSION, NAMELY THE CROWN OF THORNS, THE NAILS AND THE REED.

IN THE LOWER PANELS ARE DEPICTED AND WRECKED A BURNING CITY, ST GEORGE SLAYING THE DRAGON, THE STILING OF THE STORM AND A BOAT ENTERING A HARBOUR

Wars Commemorated & People Remembered

WarFirst World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial:0
Served & Returned0
Died119
Is this an exact count?Not known
How are the names ordered?Not known
What information is listed on the memorial?None
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?No

Maintenance

Are the letters difficult to read?No
Who is responsible for the memorial?

Maintenance History:

Ceremonies

Date:11TH NOVEMBER 1921
RolePerformed By
UnveilingLIEUT-COL A D LEGARD
Date:11TH NOVEMBER 1921
RolePerformed By
DedicationBishop Suffragan of Hull

Sponsorships

Sponsorship Type: Public
Did this include a trust or scholarship?No
Did this include a roll of honour?NOT APPLICABLE
Cost of Site:Not known
Cost of Memorial:Not known
Comments on Costs:

Craftsmen

NameOccupation
Christopher W WhallDesigner

References

Co-ordinator's Comments:

Comments:PAMP: "A HISTORY OF AND GUIDE TO ST PETER'S CHURCH NORTON - JUXTA - MALTON" P5-6
Photographs:2
Other Documents:None
Form / Letter:F
Negatives:No
Drawings / Plans:No
Minutes:No
Publications:1