Longwood War Memorial

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Details

  • Situated adjacent to St. Marks Church, Longwood at the triangle of Longwood gate, Thornhill Road and Church Street
  • The period commemorated is 1914 – 1919 and 1939 - 1945

    Description – this round granite obelisk, with a wreath on top and names inscribed on the front and base was designed by Architect Ivor Beaumont and built by T. Judd & Co,115, Holloway Road, London

Photos

Longwood War Memorial
Longwood War Memorial
Longwood War Memorial
Longwood War Memorial

Location by map

The marker Google marker represents the location of the war memorial in Longwood.

Inscriptions

There are decorations down both sides reading with the inscriptions below:

Our

Heroic

Dead

:

Left side facing

LENS

LOOS

ST. QUENTINS

KUT – EL – AMARA

JUTLAN

:

Right side facing

MONS

MARNE

AISNE

YPRES

CAMBRAI

Names and plaques

Front facing
Left hand side


  • H. Allen
  • A. H. Austin
  • E. Bailey
  • C. Baines
  • H. Balderstone
  • C. W. Batch
  • I. Beardsley
  • D. Beaumont
  • F. W. Beaumont
  • H. Beaumont
  • L. Beaumont
  • T. Beaumont
  • G. Beighton
  • H. Beighton
  • J. E. Berry
  • J. W. Blackburn
  • A. Booth
  • L. Booth
  • L. Bower
  • N. Bower
  • E. Bradley
  • N. Bradley
  • F. Brierley
  • W. Brierley
  • J. Broadbent
  • W. S. Brook
  • A. Buckley
  • D. Buckley
  • J. E. Buckley
  • H. Burnley
  • J. Burnley
  • F. W. Burton
  • W. E. Chambers
  • N. Chippendale
  • H. Cliffe
  • A. Crowther
  • H. Crowther
  • P. Crowther
  • A. Dalgleish
  • P. Drake
  • A. Dyson
  • G. E. Dyson
  • J. W. Dyson
  • T. Dyson
  • A. E. Everitt
  • H. Everitt
  • N. Farnhill
  • H. Germaine
  • A. Giggle
  • A. Gledhill
  • W. Gledhill
  • R. Gouldstone
  • A. E. Haigh
  • J. A. Haigh
  • O. Haigh
  • G. Halstead
  • P. Halstead
  • W. Harrold
  • W. Hebblethwaite
  • G. H. Hicks
  • L. Hinchliffe
  • A. Hirst
  • H. Hirst
  • L. Hirst


Front facing
Right hand side


  • H. Holland
  • F. Holmes
  • H. S. Holroyd
  • G. W. Hoyle
  • H. Hoyle
  • A. A. Hudson
  • B. Iredale
  • J. Kaye
  • P. Kaye
  • P. R. Lee
  • T. W. Lee
  • R. A. Lewis
  • F. Lockwood
  • E. Lovick
  • A. E. Lumb
  • H. Mallinson
  • R. Micklethwaite
  • H. Milnes
  • Hy. Milnes
  • J. H. Milnes
  • T. Milnes
  • G. H. Moore
  • A. Moorhouse
  • G. H. Nicholson
  • G. Oates
  • H. Oates
  • F. Parkinson
  • A. Peace
  • E. M. Pearson
  • H. Pogson
  • J. Pogson
  • J. T. Pollard
  • E. Priestley
  • L. Quarmby
  • W. Ramsden
  • E. Rawcliffe
  • F. Rhodes
  • A. Roberts
  • J. Roberts
  • B. Robinson
  • F. Roebuck
  • W. Rothery
  • W. Rumble
  • W. Schofield
  • F. Senior
  • J. A. Senior
  • S. Sharp
  • M. Sharrott
  • A. Shaw
  • J. H. Singleton
  • E. Siswick
  • F. T. Smith
  • W. Stevens
  • H. Stawman
  • A. Sykes
  • E. Sykes
  • G. H. Sykes
  • J. Sykes
  • S. Sykes
  • W. Sykes
  • J. B. Tattersall
  • I. Taylor
  • J. T. Taylor
  • D. Thewlis


1914 - 1919 and 1939-1945
Base of the monument


  • E. Thompson
  • J. H. Thompson
  • F. Thorpe
  • C. W. Townend
  • D. W. Townend
  • F. Townend
  • W. Varley
  • J. Wadsworth
  • J. W. Wagstaff
  • J. Walkden
  • J. Walker
  • J. M. Weavill
  • H. Whitaker
  • M. Whitehead
  • L. Whitwam
  • A. Wilson
  • J. E. Wilson
  • A. Wood
  • B. Wood
  • G. Wood
  • S. Wood
  • J. P. Woodhouse
  • J. W. Woodhouse


1914 - 1918

1939 - 1945