Wall Plaque – Sidney Beetham & Catherine Mary Hainsworth
White/light grey veined marble plaque with black-filled serif inscription to industrialist and benefactor Sidney Beetham Hainsworth CBE (1899-1992), Chairman of J. H. Fenner & Co. (Holdings) Ltd., and his wife Catherine Mary, née Spilman (1911-95), whom he had married in 1932. He was awarded a CBE in the 1972 New Year's Honour for his services to exports. He was a correspondent of Philip Larkin.
Inscription and donor(s)
To the Memory of
SIDNEY BEETHAM HAINSWORTH
Industrialist, Benefactor of Holy Trinity,
Freeman of the City of Hull
'Reaching for the world as our lives do
As all lives do, reaching that we may give
The best of what we are and hold as true'
His dearly loved and talented wife