United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorials
 The Imperial War Museum

SHIREHAMPTON MEMORIAL WINDOW

Our Ref: 7359

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Address

St Mary Church
HIGH ST
SHIREHAMPTON
AVON
England
BS11 0DE
 
Type:Window
Denomination:Church of England
OS Map Ref:ST 531 769

Inscription

Left Light: 1914 - 1918/ (Names)/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ MEN OF THIS PARISH/ IN TWO

Right Light: 1939 - 1945/ (Names)/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ WORLD WARS

Components

ComponentMaterial(s)HeightWidthDepthCondition
WindowSTAINED GLASS   Good

Physical Description

THREE LIGHT WINDOW. CENTRE PANEL OF STAINED GLASS DEPICTING CHRIST CRUCIFIED WITH ROMAN SOLDIERS AT THE FOOT OF THE CROSS. THE LEFT AND RIGHT LIGHTS HAVE NAMES FROM THE TOP DOWN. THE INSCRIPTION RUNS FROM THE LEFT LIGHT TO THE RIGHT.

Wars Commemorated & People Remembered

WarFirst World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial:58
Served & Returned0
Died58
Is this an exact count?Yes, an exact count
How are the names ordered?Not known
What information is listed on the memorial? surname, forename
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?Yes
WarSecond World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial:41
Served & Returned0
Died41
Is this an exact count?Yes, an exact count
How are the names ordered?Not known
What information is listed on the memorial? surname, forename
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?Yes

Maintenance

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

Maintenance History:

Ceremonies

Date:9 FEB 1930
RolePerformed By
UnveilingARCHDEACON OF BRISTOL

Sponsorships

Sponsorship Type:None
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:1
Other Documents:None
Form / Letter:F
Negatives:No
Drawings / Plans:No
Minutes:No