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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Undefined
Town
Blackrod
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43681
Current location

Blackrod Church School
Vicarage Road West
Blackrod
Greater Manchester
BL6 5DE
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 61104 10839
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Scot Lane End CE Primary School
    Manchester Rd
    Blackrod
    Bolton
    Greater Manchester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SD 625 094
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
White marble tablet flanked bby two columns with pediment at top mounted ona black marble backboard. Inscription in white. Badge of a Maltese Cross within a wreath, the whole surmounted by a Monarchial Crown and with scroll below, in relief on front of pediment.
Inscription
THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/ 1914 1918/ TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF THIS SCHOOL AND DISTRICT/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR./ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Armstrong, Harry
Bailey, William R
Beresford, Herbert
Birchall, John E
Dowling, Thomas
Hart, Richard
House, Arthur
Howarth, Charles
Knowles, Albert E
Moss, Thomas
See details for all 15 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 30
    Served and returned: 15
    Died: 15
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 80MM, height 640MM, width 840MM
    Materials: Marble - Black
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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