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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Calderdale
Town
Blackley
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2837
Current location

In the porch
BLACKLEY BAPTIST CHURCH
Blackley Rd
Blackley
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
HX5 0TD
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 10165 19922
Denomination: Baptist

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Description
Three white marble tablets mounted onto a nowy headed red marble backboard. Centre tablet has a shaped top. Inscription in black lettering. Two rounded shelves flank the centre tablet.
Inscription
(Centre tablet): ERECTED / IN PROFOUND AND GRATEFUL / REMEMBRANCE OF THOSE MEN / FROM THIS CHURCH AND SCHOOL / WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914-1918 / THEY DIED THAT WE MIGHT LIVE IN FREEDOM / (Names) AND AS A TRIBUTE TO THOSE / NAMED IN THE SIDE PANELS / WHO SERVED IN THE WAR. (Left and right tablets): (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ainley, J
Ainley, J E
Aspinall, I
Bailey, H
Balmforth, George
Bintcliffe, A
Bintcliffe, W
Bottomley, E
Bray, W
Brook, A
See details for all 100 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 101
    Served and returned: 83
    Died: 18
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, initial
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname.
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 1180mm, width 2870mm
    Materials: Marble - Red
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Yorkshire Baptist Association
Reference
  • 516

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