Clitheroe Serviceman WW1

Our reference
580
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator

Current location

CLITHEROE CASTLE GARDENS IN CASTLE GROUNDS,Clitheroe,Ribble Valley,Lancashire,England
OS Grid Ref.: SD 740 110
Denomination: Unknown

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

Subject / Period

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

Subject / Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: Unknown
Died: 324
Exact count: no
Information shown: Unknown
Order of information: Unknown

Component

Pedestal
Condition: Good
Measurements: depth 685MM , height 3870MM , width 685MM
Materials: Granite
Listed?: No

Component

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

Component

Sculpture
Condition: Good
Measurements: height 2200MM
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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