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Memorial details

Memorial type
Photograph
District
Ribble Valley
Town
Clitheroe
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
ARTHUR F HILL (Artist)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 31st July 1920
    Attended by: MAYOR OF CLITHEROE
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42531
Current location

CLITHEROE CRICKET CLUB
Chatburn Rd
Clitheroe
Ribble Valley
Lancashire
BB7 2AS
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 748 425
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
FRAMED AND GLAZED ROLL OF HONOUR WITH PHOTOGRPAH OF EACH MAN WHO DIED AT THE TOP SHIELD WITH CLITHEROE COAT OF ARMS AT THE TOP CENTRE. LAUREL WREATH ENCIRCLING A SHIELD WITH THE BRITISH COAT OF ARMS ON ONE SIDE AND A LAUREL WREATH ENCIRCLING THE LETTER GRV IS ON THE OTHER SIDE. MEDALS AND DECORATIONS OF THOSE ON THE ROLL ARE BELOW THIS. AN ACTION DRAWING OF A CRICKETER BOWLING IS DEPICTED ON THE LEFT AND A SIMILAR FIGURE IN UNIFORM WITH A GRENADE IN HAND IS DEPICTED ON THE RIGHT. BETWEEN THESE FIGURES ARE TWO COLUMNS WITH NAMES OF THOSE WHO SERVED ON THEM. LAUREL WREATH AT THE BASE
Inscription
CLITHEROE C. B. & T. C./ MEMBERS/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 18/ (NAMES)/ R. I. P.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aitken, A Eastham
Aldersley, E P
Aldersley, T
Banks, H
Barker, W E
Barrett, J G
Barrett, J G
Bentley, J C
Bibby, H Y
Bibby, S
See details for all 107 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 125
    Served and returned: 115
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 1210MM, width 840MM
    Materials: Wood
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Parchment
Listing information
Condition
History
DATE UNKNOWN: THE PAVILION WAS DEMOLISHED AND A NEW ONE WAS BUILT. MEMORIAL KEPT SAFE AND PLACED IN THE NEW BUILDING
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CRICKET CLUB COMMITTEE

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