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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Rossendale
Town
Haslingden
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
W H WILKINSON (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 6 July 1920
    Attended by: Archdeacon of Manchester
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
18716
Current location

St James' Church
Church Street
Haslingden
Rossendale
Lancashire
BB4 5QU
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 78589 23594
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
VERY ELABORATE WALL TABLET OF MARBLE SURROUNDED BY GOLD MOSAIC TILES. FLANKED BY PILASTRES. TOP CENTRE: HASLINGDEN BOROUGH COAT OF ARMS. TOP LEFT: ST ANDREWS MISSION CHURCH SYMBOL. TOP RIGHT: BISHOPRIC OF WHALLEY SYMBOL. TWO FURTHER UNIDENTIFED CRESTS BELOW
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND TO THE IMMORTAL MEMORY OF THE GALLANT/ MEN FOM THIS CHURCH AND SCHOOLS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)/ THEIR NAME/ LIVETH FOR/ EVERMORE/[names in 5 columns]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Astin, Wm. H
Ball, Benjamin
Ball, J
Ball, William
Bamford, Robert
Barnes, Ernest
Barnes, J W
Barnes, Thomas
Bridge, Robert
Brown, R T
See details for all 101 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 101
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 101
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, year died, forenames
    Order of information: year died
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 3FT, width 4FT
    Materials: Marble - Black
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Mosaic
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST JAMES
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Reference
  • www.rossendale-fhhs.org.uk/files/war_memorials/st_james_haslingden_memorials.html

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