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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Allerdale
Town
Aspatria
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
W MORRIS ART BRONZE FOUNDRY (Founder / Foundry)
Ceremony

  • Date: 22nd April 1920
    Attended by: Major FH Ballantyne-Dykes
  • Date: 22nd April 1920
    Attended by: Bishop of Barrow
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4003
Current location

St Kentigern's Church
KIng Street
Aspatria
Allerdale
Cumbria
CA7 3AL
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 14713 41917
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Bronze Plaque on wooden backboard with decorations of a crown with St George and the Dragon and two flags.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN UNDYING MEMORY OF OUR LOVED ONES WHO/ SACRIFICED THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/OFFICERS, NCO’S & MEN OF ASPATRIA/[names in 4 columns]/“THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVER MORE”/ THIS TABLET IS AFFECTIONATELY DONATED BY THEIR PARENTS AND RELATIVES
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allison, David J
Atkinson, Thomas
Barbour, Geo
Barton, Fredk
Barton, John G
Barton, Tom
Bell, George
Bell, Henry
Bell, James
Berwick, Wm
See details for all 71 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 71
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 71
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 10mm, height 1180mm, width 1510mm
    Materials: Bronze
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 30mm, height 1250mm, width 1630mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Reference
  • West Cumberland Times 24/4/1920 page 8a-b

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