Gawsworth Parish Memorial.
- Metal Brass
- Metal Bronze
- First World War (1914-1918)
- Second World War (1939-1945)
Grants to support the repair and conservation of war memorials are available from the charity War Memorials Trust if it has raised funds. Support is focused on war memorials in Very bad or Poor condition or where there is a serious Concern.
Before applying for a grant you should read the advice available on War Memorials Trust`s website. The What we can and cannot fund helpsheet explains what types of work the charity can fund.
If you believe your project is eligible for a grant you should complete the Pre-application enquiry form. You will need to be registered and logged in to complete this.
The Pre-application enquiry form is a series of questions to see if your project is eligible. If it is, you will need to provide further details and submit current colour photographs of the war memorial in either a png, gif, jpg or jpeg format.
You can save your Pre-application enquiry form as you go along. Once submitted War Memorials Trust will respond.
As a charity, War Memorials Trust relies on voluntary donations and every contribution, no matter how large or small, makes a really big difference to our work. Your donation will help protect and conserve war memorials for future generations so please support War Memorials Trust’s work.
WW1: Deo Gratias. We praise Thee: we bless Thee: we worship Thee: we give thanks to Thee for the frw who from this parish of Gawsworth gave their lives for home & country in the Great War of 1914 – 1919. (11 names) May they have their prefect consummation & bliss both in body & soul in God’s eternal glory. Amen. WW2: In grateful memory of those from this parish of Gawsworth gave their lives for the homeland and the freedom of the world in the World War of 1939 – 1945. (5 names) May light perpetual shine upon them.
WW1: Fred Trueman, George Bennett, James Johnson, Samuel Bayley, John Hargreaves, William Torkington, Arthur Swindells, George Buxton, John Nixon, William Hudson, Frederick Ridgway. WW2: Raymond George Blench, Harry Goodier AB, George Herbert Stephens, John Knight, Harry Goodier Fus, Wilfred Leonard.