Clitheroe Serviceman WW1

WM reference
580
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Current location

Clitheroe Castle Gardens
Clitheroe
Ribble Valley
Lancashire
BB7 2BT
England
OS Grid Ref.: SD 74269 41698
Denomination: Undefined

Description

SOLDIER STANDING IN MOURNING POSE WITH HEAD BOWED AND ARMS REVERSED.

Inscription

ERECTED BY THE INHABITANTS OF CLITHEROE IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF THEIR FELLOW TOWNSMEN WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN DEFENCE OF THEIR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 1918.

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 72
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 72
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Undefined
Order of information: Undefined

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 324
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 324
Exact count: no
Information shown: Undefined
Order of information: Undefined

Component

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

Component

Plaque
Condition: Good
Measurements:
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

Component

Sculpture
Condition: Good
Measurements:
Materials: Bronze
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

CLITHEROE TOWN COUNCIL

Notes

SAME FIGURE AS AT SLAIDBURN, LA

Reference

Carter Postcard Collection

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