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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hall / Institute
District
Barrow In Furness
Town
Barrow-in-Furness
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4100
Current location

Hawcoat Memorial Hall
Dalton Lane
Barrow-in-Furness
Barrow In Furness
Cumbria
LA14 4HT
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 20336 71933
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
BRICK AND CONCRETE MEMORIAL HALL. 3 PLAQUES ABOVE DOOR; FWW & 2 SWW WITH IDENTICAL INSCRIPTIONS. ONLY COMBINED MEASUREMENTS FOR PLAQUES PROVIDED Torch burning from an urn above the inscription.
Inscription
MEMORIAL HALL/ TO THE MEN OF HAWCOAT/WHO SERVING/LOST THEIR LIVES/IN THE WAR/1939-1945/[names]/ 1914-1918/TO THE MEMORY OF THE MEN OF/HAWCOAT AND ORMSGILL WHO GAVE/THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ [names]/ TO THE MEN OF ORMSGILL/WHO SERVING/LOST THEIR LIVES IN THE WAR/1939-1945/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ainsworth, Je
Bell, Rt
Eagers, S
Grisdale, Jc
Hughes, J
Kendall, E
Leech, D
Leeming, R
Millington, J
Musson, J
See details for all 15 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Hall
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 4", height 3FT, width 6FT
    Materials: Stone - Limestone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • LNS INDEX 13

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