World War One Memorial Plaque

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Reference WMO257887

Address:

All Saints Church

Church Street

Claverley

Bridgnorth

WV5 7DU

England

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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
Materials:
  • Stone Stone (any)
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
Conflicts:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Large stone tablet set within the wall of the porch. The stone framework gives the impression of four individual panels, similar to the lights of a stained glass window. There is a rectangular section along the entire length of the tablet.
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First World War (1914-1918) Total names on memorial: 73 Served and returned: 42 Died: 31 the south porch contains a set of stone panels listing all men from the parish who served in the first war, indicating with stars 42 of the men that were wounded.The latter was built into the wall by Stephen Pickerell, engraved by James Summerell, and erected over 1921-22, according to an accompanying 191-word inscription, claimed to be the longest on a Shropshire war memorial.

names not listed - most are of those who served and the names are on the war memorial in church itself. in the porch, the names are somewhat indistinct.

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