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Memorial details

Memorial type
Photograph
District
Ribble Valley
Town
Clitheroe
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 16th March 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42560
Current location

CLITHEROE CONSERVATIVE CLUB
Castle St
Clitheroe
Ribble Valley
Lancashire
BB7 2BT
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 743 418
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
SEPIA PHOTOS OF THE FALLEN POSITIONED DOWN THE SIDES OF THE NAME LISTS IN THE CENTRE OF THE ROLL OF HONOUR. THE WHOLE IS FRAMED AND GLAZED TWO LAUREL WREATHS AT THE BASE, ONE ENCIRCLING THE INITIALS GR AND THE OTHER ENCIRCLING A SHIELD WITH THE CROSS OF ST GEORGE ON IT. TWO SWORDS WITH A DOVE A PEACE FLANK THE CLITHEROE TOWN CREST
Inscription
PRO REGE PRO PATRIA/ CLITHEROE CONSERVATIVE CLUB & JUNIOR UNIONIST ASSOCIATION/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ TO THOSE MEMBERS WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS/ (NAMES)/ SONS OF THIS/ PLACE, LET THIS/ OF YOU BE SAID/ THAT YOU WHO/ LIVE ARE/ WORTHY OF/ YOUR DEAD./ THESE GAVE/ THEIR LIVES THAT/ YOU WHO LIVE/ MAY REAP/ A RICHER HARVEST/ ERE YOU FALL/ ASLEEP.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aldersley, Edwin P
Aldersley, Harry D
Aldersley, Thomas
Aspin, Thomas
Aspin, Walter
Aspinall, John Ralph
Atkinson, James
Atkinson, John
Barton, George
Bibby, Frank
See details for all 158 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 177
    Served and returned: 158
    Died: 19
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 1190MM, width 840MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CONSERVATIVE CLUB COMMITTEE

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