Friday 16 May 2014

Silkstone All Saints WW1 (originally in Stainborough St James)

WW1 Memorial Plaque in the Stainborough Chapel at Silkstone All Saints

War Memorials Archive listing

War Memorials Online listing

Photographed by Pete Schofield

Newspaper research by BarnsleyHistorian
Barnsley Chronicle 15 January 1921
(thanks to Barnsley Archives)

This tablet and the East Window are dedicated
To the Glory of God and in memory of
the following Stainborough men who
gave their lives in the Great War
1914 - 1919

Where further information on a name has been researched by our volunteers it will be linked here  (look for the names in blue) to a page on this site or to an external site.

Alfred T Baker,
Arthur G Batley,
Edward Batley,
William Booth,
George Bower,
Joseph Bower,
George Brook,
James Casey,
Arthur Goodall,
George Littlewood,
Herbert H Senior,
Frank Sturdy,


Note: This plaque and the cutting mention the East Window of the church.  The Historic England entry for the old church building, which still exists but has been deconsecrated and is now known as St James Hall, mentions the East window of two lights, which may be the memorial window. 


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