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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bolton
Town
Daubhill
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 22nd September 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43718
Current location

SUNNING HILL PRIMARY SCHOOL
Goldsmith St
Daubhill
Bolton
Greater Manchester
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 700 070
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Brass plaque placed within a wooden frame. Incised columns separate the five columns of names. Sun rising over mountains and framed within a wreath is depicted at the top of the plaque.
Inscription
UPPER PLAQUE: IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF ALL FORMER PUPILS OF THIS SCHOOL WHO SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919 AND ESPECIALLY OF THOSE WHOSE NAMES ARE HERE RECORDED WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR OUR SAFETY AND FOR THE FREEDOM OF MANKIND./ (NAMES)/ HERE THEY LEARNED AND PRAYED; THERE THEY FOUGHT AND DIED; TO THEM BE HONOUR (EXACT LINE SPACING UNKNOWN) LOWER PLAQUE: UNVEILED SEPTEMBER 22ND 1920
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Angwin, A
Angwin, V
Bailey, C
Bamford, E
Booth, F
Brindle, H
Brooks, F
Brown, J
Brownson, W
Caldwell, H
See details for all 93 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 186
    Served and returned: 93
    Died: 93
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,decorations
    Order of information: surname,rank,decorations
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height C 1000MM, width C 2000MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
THE HEAD TEACHER AND BOLTON BOROUGH COUNCIL

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