Holy Trinity, Amblecote, Lych Gate

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Reference WMO/261658


Holy Trinity Church

Vicarage Road




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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Attached to a building/structure
Description: Lychgate
  • Metal Bronze
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
  • First World War (1914-1918)
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: Lych gate with tiled roof, seat, and two dedicatory plaques on the left side entering for WW1 and one on the right for WW2. Commemoration of the original memorial took place on Sunday 6th November 1921. Sixty two names were inscribed on two painted wooden panels inside the lych gate. In 1950 the wooden panels were replaced by panels cast in bronze and the names of the seventeen casualties from the Second World War were added.
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WW1 Plaque: This lych gate/ Was Erected By/ The Inhabitants/ Of Amblecote/ In Honoured/ Memory Of The/ Men Of This/ Parish Who Died/ For God King &/ Country During/ The Great War/ (Names). Second WW1 Plaque: (Names) This Tablet/ Was Added To/ The Lych Gate/ By The/ Inhabitants Of/ Amblecote To/ Honour The/ Memory Of The/ Men And Women/ Of This Parish/ Who Gave Their/ Lives For God/ King And/ Country During/ World War/ 1939 - 1945. (Names)

Allchurch William/Attwood Cyril/Attwood George William/Barker Percival Sidney/Barnes Norman Stanley/Baxter Charles/Bills Joseph H/Bishop Frederick/Breese Alfred/Breese William/Brindley Colin John/Burrows George William/Capel John Henry/Cole Harry/Coombs J R/Cooper Reginald Harry/Darby Albert/Davies Charles/Davies William/Dean Charles /Conraddean Robert Warren/Dillworth George/Edwards Howard Joseph/Elcock Sidney George/Elwell Miss Mary/Gill Verney/Goodman Charles Eric/Green Charles Henry/Greensmith John David/Griffin Thomas/Guest Horace Edgar/Hale William Basil/Hand George P/Harris Thomas/Hingley Geoffrey William/Howell Charles/Jones H A/Jones William/Jukes R /Kkny Harry Er/nest/Lane Kenneth/Leighton George Harry/Lowe Edward/Lowe Percival/Mason Alfred/Meredith Dennis //Mills Edward/Molineux Harry Benjamin/Morris Albert John/Murray Arthur William/Newton Thomas/Onions Frederick George/Parrish Frank/Partridge James/Perry John Emmanuel/Pitts Charles Eric/Rides Thomas/Roberts Arthur/Roberts D’arcy St Clair/Roberts Herbert/Rogers Ernest William/Scott Herbert/Sheriff Horace Victor/Shotton Wilfred/Smith Edward Charles/Southall Arthur Dexter/Sparkes Frederick/Sparrow Cyril Victor/Squires Reginald Alfred/Starling Clarence Ranford/Stratton Bruce Albert/Taylor George Herbert/Wallens Herbert Percival/Wheelwright Gilbert/Whiteman John Ernest/Wood Bernard/Wyeth William Charles/Yardley Samuel Joseph

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