Lepton War Memorial
- Stone Stone (any)
- 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.
Left hand side plaque The Clock in the above tower was erected by the residents of the Urban District to the memory of the men of Lepton who fell in the Great War of 1914 – 1919 These men of ours, unselfish, unafraid, went to the world wide fight forget not how they fought and how we prayed for England and for right. Greet them again with tender words and grave for, saving thee, themselves they could not save, -------------------- This is the memorial to their honour and of our gratitude Dedicated March 19th 1921 The Lamp of Remembrance is suspended from the ceiling in the main entrance lobby with a plaque on the inside of the main door with the wording:- The Lamp of Remembrance was placed in this Church in memory of the men from Lepton who gave their lives in the two World Wars and whose names are inscribed on the stone tablets on the south side of the Church Tower 9th December 1951
Right hand plaque Edward Atkinson John W. Barrow Hiram Brierley Willie Ball Joseph Clarkson Harry Clarkson Herbert Carlton Houston Daggs Anthony Fearnley Fred Denton George Froggatt Fred Hudson Albert Gardiner A. Haigh Arthur W. Jessop Joe Hallas Thomas Houghland Fred Hodgson George E. Kaye Arthur Kaye Ernest Liversedge Percy Kitson Wilfred Mallinson David Moxon Frank Lockwood E. B. Moorhouse Cyril Normanton George Pearson Thomas Senior George Senior Harry Sheffield Fred Swift James Sykes David Sykes Arthur Swallow Willie Spivey Willie Swallow Joe Scaife Harry Tunnacliffe Robert Sykes Harry Thewlis H. Wilson Frank Thornton Hubert Wood David Robertson Albert E. Brooks Also in honoured memory of the following who gave their lives in the Second World War 1939 -45 Harry L. Bamforth Jack Banks Albert Hall Jack Hallas Fred S. Jessop Arthur Norris Claude Sowden Geoffrey Stead David E. Symons