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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Font or font cover
District
Barrow In Furness
Town
Barrow-in-Furness
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1920
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4108
Current location

Entrance Porch
St Mark's Church
Buccleugh Street
Barrow-in-Furness
Barrow In Furness
Cumbria
LA14 1BZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 20049 69553
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Marble Font on marble base and marble pedestal with dedicatory marble names tablet in wooden frame
Inscription
Tablet-1914 1919/TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN/ OF THIS PARISH WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ THIS TABLET AND FONT WERE DEDICATED AD 1920 (Names)/BY THEIR SACRIFICE WE LIVE Font-Suffer little children to come unto me
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ainsworth, H
Ainsworth, R J
Artes, G
Atkinson, J W
Atkinson, R
Atkinson, T
Atwood, J W
Bavins, W
Baxter, G
Beatt, W
See details for all 128 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 128
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 128
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth inset, height 940mm, width 1160mm
    Materials: Marble
  • Font
    Measurements: height 1050mm, width 730mm dia
    Materials: Marble
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 20mm, height 1260mm, width 1390mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC & Churchwardens of the Parish
Reference
  • Faculty- document reference BPR 4/I/2/6 at Barrow Record Office

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