Morecambe and Heysham

WM reference
3332
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : June 1921
Current location

Seaward side of the road
209
Marine Road Central
Morecambe
Lancaster
Lancashire
LA4 4BU
England
OS Grid Ref.: SD 43010 64429
Denomination: Undefined

Description

Base surmounted by two semi-circular steps, tapered stone rectangular wall and sculptured bronze lion. Inscription in black lettering on two sides of the wall.

Inscription

SIDE ONE: 1914 - 1919/ TO THE HONOURED MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF MORECAMBE/ WHO FELL IN WORLD WAR I/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/ (names) SIDE TWO: 1939 - 1945/ TO THE HONOURED MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF MORECAMBE AND HEYSHAM/ WHO FELL IN WORLD WAR II/ (NAMES)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

John T
See details

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 180
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 180
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname
Order of information: surname

Subject/Period

Korean War (1950-1953)
Total names on memorial: 1
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 1
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Undefined
Order of information: Undefined

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 216
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 216
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname
Order of information: surname

Component

Cenotaph
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Dalbeattie granite
Listed?: No

Component

Figure
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: June 1921
Attended by: Not known

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

Reference

Carter Postcard Collection

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