United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorials
 The Imperial War Museum

BRISTOL CIVIL DEFENCE (RED CROSS AND FIRE SERVICE)

Our Ref: 7355

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Address

BRISTOL CATHEDRAL
COLLEGE GREEN
BRISTOL
AVON
England
BS1 5TL
 
Type:Window
Denomination:Church of England
OS Map Ref:ST 584 727

Inscription

THE LOWER HALF OF THIS WINDOW WAS GIVEN TO THE CATHEDRAL/ BY THE BRISTOL BRANCH OF THE BRITISH RED CROSS SOCIETY 1939-1945/ THE UPPER HALF OF THIS WINDOW WAS GIVEN TO THE CATHEDRAL/ BY THE BRISTOL FIRE SERVICES DURING THE WAR 1939-1945

Components

ComponentMaterial(s)HeightWidthDepthCondition
WindowSTAINED GLASS   Good

Physical Description

RED CROSS STRETCHER BEARER & NURSE WITH TROLLEY; FIREMAN WITH HOSE AND FIRE WOMAN, BOTH WITH CITYSCAPE BACKGROUND IN FLAMES; NFS AND AFS CRESTS

Wars Commemorated & People Remembered

WarSecond World War Civilians
Total names on memorial:0
Served & Returned0
Died0
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?

BRISTOL CATHEDRAL

Maintenance History:

Ceremonies

Not known

Sponsorships

Sponsorship Type: Corporate
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
ARNOLD W ROBINSONArtist

References

Co-ordinator's Comments:

Comments: 
Photographs:None
Other Documents:None
Form / Letter:F
Negatives:No
Drawings / Plans:No
Minutes:No
Postcards:2