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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Lancaster
Town
Lancaster
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS WARING AND GILLOW OF LANCASTER (Wood Carver)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42361
Current location

Ashton Hall (Lancaster Town Hall)
Dalton Square
Lancaster
Lancaster
Lancashire
LA1 1PJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 47861 61535
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Co-Operative Funeral Directors
    George Street
    Lancaster
    Lancaster
    Lancashire
    LA1 1PJ
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SD 47861 61535
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Co-Operative Store
    Church Street
    Lancaster
    Lancaster
    Lancashire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
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Description
Varnished wooden board with shallow nowy head. Intricately carved with border pattern and Co-operative Crest (Bee and Hive) at top, with olive branches and Lancashire rose. .
Inscription
LANCASTER & DISTRICT CO-OPERATIVE SOCTY LTD/ MEMORIAL ROLL/ IN/ HONOUR OF THE MEN/ WHO SERVED IN H.M. FORCES/ DURING THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (Names)/ IN MEMORIAM/ (Names)/ THEIR NAMES LIVE FOR EVER
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Airey, George
Aldren, Joseph
Armistead, Thos
Ayrton, William
Baines, Richard
Beesley, James
Bethell, Amos
Bew, Joseph G
Blackburn, Geo
Boardley, John A
See details for all 71 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 78
    Served and returned: 73
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: depth 60MM, height 1360MM, width 1600MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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