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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Blackburn
Town
Blackburn
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42236
Current location

IN THE BELL RINGING CHAMBER
BLACKBURN CATHEDRAL
Cathedral Cl
Blackburn
Blackburn
Lancashire
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 680 278
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
BRASS PLAQUE
Inscription
THIS TABLET WAS PLACED HERE IN/ RECOGNITION OF THE SERVICES OF THE FOLLOWING/ RINGERS FROM THIS TOWER WHO SERVED THEIR/ COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Billolos, Frank C
Erton, Harry Aud
Walker, Henry
Wilson, Fred
Wilson, Joseph E
Wilson, Thomas
See details for all 6 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 6
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: regiment,forename,decorations
    Order of information: forename,decorations,regiment
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
  • CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN
  • 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

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