On original site
Attached to a building/structure
Stained glass window
- Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial:
Proposed by our Petitioner George Martinson of New Hall, Goxhill and Susanna Martinson his wife to remove the present plain glass from the East window of the parish church of Goxhill and to insert instead thereof stained glass. That the said window is to be of four lights and is to bear the following inscription names:
That it is also proposed to provide and place a tablet on the north or south wall of the chancel on which the names of all the men belonging to the parish of Goxhill who have fallen in the war will be inscribed at a cost of about £100.
The cost of the window to be borne by George and Susanna Martinson, the cost of the tablet by Vicar, Churchwardens and parishioners.
Faculty Book 13, page 259, dated 12th April 1919
The window is estimated to be 2700mm wide and depicts in the two left hand lights Melchizedek blessing Abram – Genesis XIV 18 and in the two right hand Joshua and the Captain of the Lords Host – Joshua V.
The associated marble table is on the south wall of the chancel and measures 1070 x 1480 overall x 50mm thick where names are inscribed
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