Harlow, Essex — At the annual parish festival, held at St, Mary Magdalen Church on July 19th, the clock which has been
placed in the church tower as a memorial to Mrs. Elwell, wife of the rector. Rev. Henry Elwell, M.A., was dedicated.
The clock is the gift of their eight sons, seven of whom were present at the service, the remaining son being now in British Columbia.
The service was conducted by the vicar, assisted by two of his sons, who are in orders. A brass, with the following inscription, has been affixed to the north wall of the nave: —
"To the greater glory of God, and in pious memory of Althea Eliza Elwell, who died March 13th, 1906. the clock was placed in the tower of this church by her eight sons. Trinity, 1907, Henry Elwell, M.A., vicar."
1844–1908 (m. 1868)