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Our Ladys Rc Church - WW1 Calvary

WM reference
15710
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

Church at junction with Hall Lane
300
Church of Our Lady
Southport Road
Lydiate
Sefton
Merseyside
L31 4HH
England
OS Grid Ref.: SD 36447 05225
Denomination: Roman Catholic

Description

STONE CALVARY OF FIGURE OF CHRIST AT CRUCIFIXION WITH GREEK CROSS TOP CENTRE. CROSS HAS PITCHED ROOF. CROSS SURMOUNTS STONE CAIRN WHICH HOLDS GRANITE TABLET WHICH BEARS INSCRIPTION AND WW1 NAMES IN BLACK LETTERING. AN ADDITIONAL TABLET HAS BEEN PLACED AT THE FOOT OF THE CAIRN FOR THE WW2 NAMES. INSCRIPTION HAS BEEN INCISED IN BLACK PAINTED LETTERING.

Inscription

Tablet in cairn: 1914-1918/ ERECTED TO THE HONOUR/ AND MEMORY OF THE CATHOLIC SOLDIERS/ OF THIS PARISH WHO DIED IN/ THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ MAY THEY REST IN PEACE Tablet at foot of the cairn: THE FOLLOWING KNOWN/ 1939 - 1946/ (Names)/ FOR ALL WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ MAY THEY REST IN PEACE

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Blackledge, Ewan
Bond, John
Bradley, Bruno
Bradley, Herman
Cox, Patrick B
Cox, Thomas
Hampson, William
Pye, Thomas Pye
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Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 9
Served and returned: 0
Died: 9
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,age of death
Order of information: surname

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 4
Served and returned: 0
Died: 4
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Undefined
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Cross
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Wood
Listed?: No

Component

Cairn
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Component

Tablets
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Granite
Listed?: No

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

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