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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Pendle
Town
Earby
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MR F FAIRCHILD OF BARNOLDSWICK (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: November 1921
    Attended by: RELATIVES/FRIENDS OF THE FALLEN
  • Dedicated
    Date: November 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42549
Current location

1
Conservative Club
Water Street
Earby
Pendle
Lancashire
BB18 6QP
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 90963 46724
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
ELABORATE NOWY HEADED TABLET WITH CENTRAL SHIELD BEARING THE NAMES OF THE FALLEN
Inscription
(ABOVE TEXT) ERECTED BY THE MEMBERS/ OF THE EARBY CONSERVATIVE CLUB/ IN DEEPEST SYMPATHY FOR THOSE/ WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ AND IN HONOUR OF THOSE WHO SERVED/ THEIR KING AND COUNTRY/ DURING THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ FALLEN HEROES/ (NAMES)/ THEY HEARD THEIR COUNTRY CALLING/ THEY ANSWERED TO THAT CALL/ THEY FOUGHT AND DIED LIKE HEROES/ AND NOW WE MISS THEM ALL
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aldbridge, A
Asten, W
Barker, J
Barker, R
Benjamin, F
Boydell, A
Boydell, J
Butler, H
Caswell, E
Clark, O
See details for all 66 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 66
    Served and returned: 56
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 4FT, width 6FT
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: £100

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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