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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ribble Valley
Town
Whalley
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MESSRS W J SOUTHWOOD AND CO (Manufacturer)
MR J IRELAND (Wood Carver)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 09th January 1921
    Attended by: RELATIVES/FRIENDS OF THE FALLEN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42646
Current location

WHALLEY METHODIST CHURCH
King St
Whalley
Ribble Valley
Lancashire
BB7 9SN
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 734 364
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
TWO BRONZE PLAQUES, ONE FOR WW1 AND ONE FOR WW2, MOUNTED ONTO AN OAK BACKBOARD LAUREL WREATH WITH CROSS WITHIN IT IS DEPICTED AT THE TOP OF THE BACKBOARD. TWO QUATREFOILS ARE BELOW IT
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ 1914 - 1919/ IN MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN/ THE GREAT WAR/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bartlett, Moses
Davis, Francis Edward
Hart, Alfred
Hindle, Samuel
Ormerod, Frank
Ormerod, Robert
Robinson, Robert
Webb, John Atkinson
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 1510MM, width 600MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH COMMITTEE

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