Longwood War Memorial

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Details

  • Situated adjacent to St. Marks Church at the triangle of Longwood Gate, Thornhill Road and Church Street.
  • The periods commemorated are 1914-1919 and 1939-1945.

    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.

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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

The inscription at the top of the column reads:

Our
heroic
dead

Left side facing:

Lens
Loos
St. Quentin
Kut Al Amara
Jutland

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