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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bolton
Town
Halliwell
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
18383
Current location

St Luke's Church
Chorley Old Road
Halliwell
Bolton
Greater Manchester
BL1 3BE
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 70361 09935
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Oak board Carved mouldings and columns divide the names into four columns
Inscription
IN/ LOVING MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ AND CONGREGATION WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919/ HE THAT BELIEVETH IN ME THOUGH HE WERE DEAD/ YET SHALL HE LIVE ST JOHN XI.25 (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderton, Albert
Atherton, James A
Atherton, James B
Binks, Thomas H
Birtwistle, Thomas
Booth, James
Briggs, Richard
Brockbank, George
Brooks, Albert V
Broughton, Joseph
See details for all 121 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 120
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 120
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: depth 80MM, height 2230MM, width 1500MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
History
1998: MEMORIAL CLEANED TO REMOVE THE SOOT 1974: THE ORIGINAL CHURCH WAS BURNT DOWN AND THE MEMORIAL WAS SALVAGED AND STORED IN SHED. IT WAS FORGOTTEN UNTIL REDISCOVERED BY THE VICAR IN 1998
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH WARDENS

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