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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
South Ribble
Town
Lostock Hall
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42669
Current location

METHODIST CHAPEL
Watkin La
Lostock Hall
South Ribble
Lancashire
PR5
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 549 252
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
GRANITE OBELISK
Inscription
1914-1918/ THE FALLEN/ (NAMES)/ 1914-1918/ ALSO SERVED/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abram, Hugh
Bannister, William
Baxter, William
Beatson, John
Bidwell, John
Borwich, William
Bradley, James
Bullen, Harry
Burrows, Arthur
Burrows, Charles
See details for all 79 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 79
    Served and returned: 68
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: depth 750 MM, height 2600 MM, width 750 MM
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
History
1998/99: ALTERATIONS MADE TO ENTRANCE OF CHURCH TO ALLOW EASIER DISABLED ACCESS. MEMORIAL MOVED FROM CENTRE OF FORECOURT TO NORTH EAST CORNER. 2013- Plans approved to turn the church into a storage building
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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