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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Burnley
Town
Burnley
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
10643
Current location

All Saints Church
Padiham Road
Burnley
Burnley
Lancashire
BB12 6LG
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 80916 33486
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wheel cross with raised carved cross design within wheel. Straight shaft mounted on a six-sided plinth and a five step base on paving. Inscription in lead lettering on front face of plinth.
Inscription
Plinth: THE CROSS OF SACRIFICE/ THE STONE OF/ REMEMBRANCE/ FOR ALL WHO FELL/ AND/ ALL WHO FOUGHT/ 1914-1919 Plinth base: 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
no
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
History
2008: cleaned and some of the lead lettering was replaced. 2005: Some loss to the lead lettering.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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