Wolverhampton Higher Grade School

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Reference WMO261033

Address:

New Hampton Arts Centre

Dunkley Street

Whitmore means

Wolverhampton

WV14AN

England

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Status: Lost/missing
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
Materials:
  • Metal Bronze
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
About the memorial: THE MEMORIAL The memorial is a handsome tablet of bronze, 3ft by 2ft. 6in., surmounted by the borough coat of arms, with the shield in coloured enamels. It was unveiled by Wm Bayliss JP; the thanksgiving and prayer of dedication by Rev S Yelland Richards on Sunday October 24th 1920 On the leaflet issued at the service " Order of Service/fo rthe/Dedication of mmeorial Tablet/in loving memory/of the/ 23 men of this church and school/who fell i the Great War/1914-1918
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An inscription at the top reads as follows: “to the glory of God, and in loving memory of the following old scholars of the Higher-Grade School, who gave their lives in the Great War 1914-19.” The lower portion is divided into three panels, containing the names of 90 scholars who made the supreme sacrifice. A ribbon of bronze with the inscription “Also in honour of the 833 who served completes the design. The lettering is of Roman style in cream enamel and the memorial is fixed on the wall of the vestibule of the Old School directly facing the main entrance.

W J ADEY 
S ALLEN, 
H F AUSTIN, 
A.R.BANTING,
J H BELCHER,
W V BEVON, 
P G BIRCH, 
J V BLACKWELL, 
J E BLAKEMORE, G.H.BROWN
C. BURNETT
G.W.BURNETT
R H BUVINGTON, J CADDICK, 
P CARNEY
P.CARTWRIGHT
G.CHAMBERS
T CHEADLE 
E CHEESE 
J COOPER 
PF CRADDOCK,
A M CULLWICK, 
S E DAIN 
J.W DARBY
F SDEELEY, 
R.DELANEY
P W DIMENT, 
H J DOUGHTY, C EGLINGTON,
W R ELSMORE,
C E EVANS 
E J EVANS, 
E J FEGAN 
G GARDNER, W GREEN, W GRIFFITHS, 
D H HARRIS
W W HAWKESFORD W HIGGINSON, 
H HIGGS,
A B HOLLAND, 
R T IVENS, 
W JENKINS
T JEYNES 
S JONES, J KEYTE
C KILLIN
F T LESTER 
E LITTLEHALES, J A LOVATT, 
A R MARTIN, 
E S MATHER, 
C S MILLER, 
S C MILLWARD, 

WW MORTIBOY,
S ONIONS, 
T L PEARSON, H PIPER, 
R C PIPER, 
G PURSLOW L PURSLOW 
J RANDLE H J REEVES, A G ROSE, W A ROUGHLEY
H SEGAR 
F SMITH 
H STAINER 
D H STARKEY, 
F W STUBBS
W H SUTTON, D PTEMPEST, 
J THURSTANS 
F TOMKINS, 
A TONKINSON, R TONKS, 
R G TRESISE, J L TUFT,
A B VICKERS,
G H WADAMS,
T H WALTERS,C H WEAVER 
E A WEST 
S F H WHITLOCK, A H WILLIAMS 
H V YATES, 
H YATES

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