Glasshouses Primitive Methodist Church, Nidderdale, Yorkshire

WW1 War Memorial and Roll of Honour

War Memorial

In loving memory of the men from this Church who gave their lives in the Great War 1914-1919.

T Atkinson
A Baines
J W Gill
A Holdsworth
W Holdsworth
O Horner
W Metcalfe
E Spence
H Stobbs
T H Thackery
R Wilkinson

‘Their name liveth for evermore.’

Roll of Honour

For the brave men who have gone forth to the call of duty from Glasshouses Primitive Methodist Church to the Great War of 1914-1918.

Wilfred Athloson, RAF, 16 Feb 1917
Richard Abbott, RAMC, 8 June 1916
William Barrett, RLF, 26 Feb 1917
John T Bales, 26 Batt DLI, 26 Aug 1916
Frederick T Dunn, WYR, 4 June 1917
John W Dawson, 1st WYR, 13 July 1918
Joseph Heaton, KOYLI, 20 Oct 1915
Joseph Holdsworth, 9th Batt WYR, 2 June 1916
Edward Haigh, HMS Mantis, 24 Nov 1915
Joseph Kirkbright, 2/9th RS, 24 Mar 1916
William Kirkbright, 6th WYR, 22 Mar 1916
Herbert Lester, 2/9th RS, 13 Jan 1915
Tom Milner, RFA, 17 Aug 1915
Harry Marshall, 25th Batt DLI, 16 June 1915
Robert Moore, FRA, 29 Feb 1916
Charles W Snow, RAF, 5 June 1916
Henry Wray, WRR, 5 Nov 1915
Hubert H Wray, NF, 16 Feb 1917
Thomas Wilkinson, RE, 15 Sep 1916
Fred Wilkinson, RFA, 1 Jan 1917
Henry Lofthouse


These are both hanging on the wall in the Methodist Church, which is the schoolroom adjoining the former Wesleyan Chapel, which is now a house, when I visited Glasshouses and met the stewards, Olive and Audrey, on 5 December 2015.

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