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Chair Tait 1917 Primitive Methodist





Original Location

Leadgate Primitive Methodist Church, Watling Street , later Watling Street Methodist Church

Which war


Dedication, Creation or Publication date

Dedicated 31st March 1923.

Memorial Description

Communion Chair

Materials used



In Memory of
Private William Smith Tait
Who was killed in action
November 3rd, 1917
Given in Remembrance
By his
Wife and Daughters


See above

Who commissioned

Wife and family


1. Another Communion chair was dedicated (see L65.10). A Communion table was also dedicated on this date. It was given by three friends to complete the set of two chairs and table. The building had to be altered to allow a platform for the furnishings to be made.

2. William Smith Tait is remembered at Leadgate on L65.06

Newspaper cuttings, photos or archival material

Diamond Jubilee Celebrations September 1934 Handbook Souvenir

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Research acknowledgements

George Nairn; Dorothy Hall

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