West Derby Hundred of the County Palatine of Lancaster Statue
- WM reference
- Memorial type
- Unveiled : 23rd July 1922
At junction with St Helens Road
opposite The Wellington Pub
OS Grid Ref.: SJ 47380 93311
Denomination: Church of England
Pedestal surmounted by a soldier raising field glasses to his eyes with left hand and holding revolver in lowered right hand. Figure of a mother with her arm outstreched towards him stands at the foot of plinth. Four figurative relief panels placed on each side of pedestal. First one depicts soldiers marching, second one depicts airman, third one depicts soldiers with camels and fourth one depicts a naval scene.
TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY/ OF ALL THOSE FROM THE/ WEST DERBY HUNDRED OF/ THE COUNTY PALATINE OF/ LANCASTER WHO FOUGHT/ AND GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR KING AND COUNTRY IN/ THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ THIS MEMORIAL IS ERECTED BY F R DIXON NUTTALL JP INGLEHOLME ON RELIEF: THE LAURELS OF THE/ SONS ARE WATERED/ FROM THE HEARTS/ OF THE MOTHERS
Names on memorial
First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: Undefined
Exact count: no
Information shown: Undefined
Order of information: Undefined
Date: 23rd July 1922
Attended by: Bishop of Liverpool
Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A
St. Helen's Borough Council
FOR YOUR TOMORROW: BRITISH SECOND WORLD WAR MEMORIALS by BOORMAN, DEREK 100 Source: Image Library NIWM Published:SESSIONS 1995 YORK
St. Helen's Reporter, published on 08/02/1985
St. Helen's Leader, published on 14/02/1985
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