Hightown

WM reference
2261
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Current location

Green
Highway Roundabout
Hightown
Sefton
Merseyside
England
OS Grid Ref.: SD 29855 03703
Denomination: Undefined

Description

KNEELING WINGED ANGEL HOLDING WREATH SURMOUNTING OBELISK CARVED CROSS, SHSIELD AND STEEL HELMETS ON MAIN FACE

Inscription

THEIR NAME/LIVETH FOR/EVERMORE/1914-1919/1939-1945

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Bardshaw, George
Bullen, John
Crompton, Harold
Hampson, James
Kenny, James L
Lancaster, Percy
Owen, Percival Frederick
Rainford, Joseph
Riding, James S
Scott, Arthur John
See details for all 11 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 11
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 11
Exact count: no
Information shown: forename
Order of information: Undefined

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 10
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 10
Exact count: no
Information shown: forename
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Obelisk
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Brick
Listed?: No

Component

Sculpture
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stone - Sandstone
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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