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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Ribble Valley
Town
Barrow
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42478
Current location

JOLLIES MEMORIAL URC
Whalley Rd
Barrow
Ribble Valley
Lancashire
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 739 385
Denomination: United Reformed

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Previous locations
  • WHALLY ABBEY PRINTING COMPANY
    Barrow
    Ribble Valley
    Lancashire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SD 737 381
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
FRAMED AND GLAZED ROLL OF HONOUR. HAND WRITTEN INSCRIPTION AT THE TOP OF THE ROLL OF HONOUR ARE FOUR NATIONAL FLAGS, NAMELY THE UNION JACK, FOR THE USA, JAPAN AND FRANCE. CORINTHIAN COLUMNS FLANK THE INSCRIPTION WITH A MILITARY CROSS WITH TWO WREATHS AT THE BASE OF EACH. A GARLAND OF OAK LEAVES JOIN THE TWO MEDALS
Inscription
THE/ WHALLEY ABBEY PRINTING COMPANYS/ READING ROOM/ BARROW/ THIS ROLL OF HONOUR/ IS SUBSCRIBED BY THE MEMBERS OF THE ABOVE READING ROOM/ TO COMMEMORATE THE NAMES OF THE MEN BELONGING TO/ OR CONNECTED WITH BARLOW AND LAMB ROE/ WHO ANSWERED THEIR COUNTRY'S CALL/ IN THE GREAT WAR OF 1914 - 1919/ THE FOLLOWING GAVE THEIR LIVES/ (NAMES)/ LET NO ONE LOOK UPON THESE NAMES IN SORROW/ BUT IN PRIDE AND MAY WE LIVE AS/ NOBLY AS THEY DIED/ (NAMES)/ ALSO KILLED IN THE GREAT WAR 1939 - 1945/ (NAME)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abraham, John P
Ashcroft, Harry
Ashcroft, Hugh
Ashcroft, John
Barlow, James
Beeley, Kenneth
Bentley, Arthur
Boardman, Fredr
Booth, Edgar
Booth, John
See details for all 94 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 114
    Served and returned: 97
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 1025MM, width 770MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
History
1971: THE ROLL OF HONOUR WAS RESCUED BY THE SECRETARY OF THE JOLLIES MEMORIAL URC PRIOR TO THE DEMOLITION OF THE PRINTING WORKS
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH COMMITTEE

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