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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
South Ribble
Town
Leyland
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 26th April 1917
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42645
Current location

ST AMBROSE CHURCH
Moss La
Leyland
South Ribble
Lancashire
PR5
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 550 227
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
ORNATE PAINTED TRIPTYCH REREDOS. REREDOS DEPICTS UNIDENTIFIED SAINTLY FIGURE IN CENTRE, WOUNDED SOLDIER AND TWO ANGELS ON LEFT PANEL AND ANGEL WITH SMALL PRAYING CHILD ON RIGHT. TWO NICHES, ONE EITHER SIDE OF MAIN REREDOS, CONTAINING CARVED WOODEN FIGURES. ORNATE WOODEN CARVING PAINTED IN GILT ALONG TOP BORDER OF SCREEN. CARVED BORDERS AROUND EACH IMAGE, PAINTED GILT.
Inscription
(NO INSCRIPTION)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Reredos
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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