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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hall / Institute
District
Carlisle
Town
Longtown
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
J Laing & Son (Joiner)
Mr AM Robertson (Joiner)
Messrs Thompson & Sons (Slater)
Mr J Hewitson (Plasterer)
Messrs Thompson & Son (Plumber)
Mr R Hull (Painter)
Ceremony
  • Opened
    Date: 24 Sep 1924
    Attended by: Mr PH Holt, High Sheriff of Cumberland
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4289
Current location

Longtown Memorial Hall Community Centre
Arthuret Road
Longtown
Carlisle
Cumbria
CA6 5TJ
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 38016 68446
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Red brick hall, on front wall of which, near the entrance, is a small square red brick with inscription in relief.
Inscription
External Stone-1914/"LEST WE/ FORGET"/ 1918 Proscenium Arch in the Hall-LONGTOWN MEMORIAL HALL COMMUNITY CENTRE-1924 Board in the Porch-LONGTOWN/WOMEN’S WORKING PARTY/OCT 19TH 1939-OCT 16TH 1945/MADE A PRESENTATION OF/£625 TOWARDS THE FUNDS/OF THIS MEMORIAL HALL/ON MAY 27TH 1952/IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO/GAVE THEIR LIVES IN/THE 2ND WORLD WAR
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Hall
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
The building was extended in 1981, and a bar extension was added in the early 1990s.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
'Managed by the Local Community in partnership with Carlisle City Council.'
Reference

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