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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bolton
Town
Bolton
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: September 1923
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43687
Current location

Stored under the stage
37
Victoria Hall Methodist Mission
Knowsley St
Bolton
Bolton
Greater Manchester
BL1 2AS
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 71551 09433
Denomination: Methodist

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Previous locations
  • Kings Hall Methodist Church
    Bolton
    Bolton
    Greater Manchester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Methodist
Description
Wooden board with shaped pediment supported by two columns at either end. Carved inscription. Carved scrolling design on the pediment
Inscription
Left: LET THOSE/ WHO FOLLOW AFTER/ SEE TO IT THAT/ THEIR SACRIFICE/ BE NOT IN VAIN Cente: THIS TABLET/ WAS ERECTED TO THE GLORY/ OF GOD AND IN/ REMEMBRANCE OF THE MEMBERS/ CONNECTED WITH THIS CHURCH AND/ SCHOOL WHO NOBLY SERVED IN/ THE GREAT WAR AND TO THE/ GLORIOUS AND LOVING MEMROY/ OF THOSE WHO MADE THE/ SUPREME SACRIFICE Right: THEY/ ENDURED ALL/ THAT HONOUR/ AND FREEDOM/ MIGHT PREVAIL
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
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
1964: KINGS HALL METHODIST MISSION WAS DEMOLISHED AND MEMORIAL MOVED TO ITS CURRENT LOCATION. MEMORIAL SUFFERED SOME DAMAGE WHEN IT WAS REMOVED FROM THE KINGS HALL
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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