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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Rossendale
Town
Whitworth
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42532
Current location

ST BARTHOLOMEWS CHURCH
Whitworth Sq
Whitworth
Rossendale
Lancashire
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 880 180
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
NO DESCRIPTION GIVEN
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THOSE/WHO GAVE/THEIR LIVES/IN THE/TWO WORLD WARS/1914-1918/ 1939-1945/ THEY SHALL /NOT GROW OLD/AS WE WHO /ARE LEFT GROW OLD/AGE SHALL NOT WEARY THEM/NOR THE YEARS CONDEMN/AT THE GOING DOWN/ OF THE SUN/AND IN THE MORNING/WE WILL REMEMBER THEM/
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 83
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 83
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 41
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 41
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: height 315, width 225
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
History
1984: ROLL WAS CREATED AFTER THE CHURCH MEMORIAL PANELLING WAS BURNT DURING A FIRE
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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