Old Radleians And Servants (WW1 & WW2)

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Reference WMO254695

Address:

Radley College

Kennington Road

Radley

Abingdon

OX14 2HR

England

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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Roadside
Description: Arch
Materials:
  • Brick Brick
Conflicts:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: This is a brick double archway acting as an entrance to Radley College with a war memorial room above. A latin cross in stone is above the archways and there are four windows to the memorial room. The WW1 tablets are in the "IN" arch. Rectangular WW1 tablet with dedication above on black stone tablet, names in eight columns and lettering in black. Masters and Servants tablets are attached to a central brick pillar, being rectangular, supported by two corbels, with lettering in black. WW2 memorials are in "OUT" arch with WW2 tablet having having a decorative top freize and WW2 dates. Names are in six columns, with names in black and regiments and decorations in red. WW2 Masters tablet on central brick pillar. Rectangular tablet supported by two corbels; names in black, regiments in red.
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Left wall of"IN" arch: OLD RADLEIANS/ WHO FELL IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914-1918./ (Names) Right wall of "IN" arch: Top tablet: RADLEY MASTERS/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918./ (Names) Lower tablet: RADLEY SERVANTS/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (Names) Left wall of "OUT" arch: 1939-1945/ (Names) Right wall of "OUT" arch: 1939-1945/ MASTERS/ (Names) On gate: This memorial Gateway was dedicated by the/ Lord Bishop of Oxford Visitor Opened by/ Field Marshal Sir William Robert Robertson Bt./ on May 31st 1922./ The Building was designed by/ Sir Thomas Graham Jackson Bt. R.A./ And the Foundation stone laid by/ Sir Theodore Andrea Cook O-R/ on July 25th 1921.

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