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Memorial details

Memorial type
Chapel: Dedicated within church building
District
Bolton
Town
Bolton
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1922
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43734
Current location

Bolton Town Hall
Victoria Square
Bolton
Bolton
Greater Manchester
BL1 1RU
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 71546 09153
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Museum store.
    Bolton Library and Museum Service Store
    Washington Street
    Deane (bolton)
    Bolton
    Greater Manchester
    BL5
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SD 680 070
    Denomination: Undefined
  • The memorial may have been transfered here when The Saviours church was demolished
    though this is yet to be confirmed.
    Emmanuel Church (redundant)
    Cannon Street
    Bolton
    Bolton
    Greater Manchester
    BL3 5LQ
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SD 707 083
    Denomination: Church of England
  • The Saviours Church (demolished)
    Dean Road
    Bolton
    Bolton
    Greater Manchester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SD 703 084
    Denomination: Church of England
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Description
Memorial chapel (now lost). Brass plaque with black lettering on wooden backboard
Inscription
TO THE/ GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF THE SAVIOURS/ CHURCH AND PARISH, WHO FELL/ IN THE GREAT WAR,/ 1914 - 1918/ (Names)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 197
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 197
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Chapel
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 1480MM, width 390MM
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
2001: Plaque is scheduled for conservation cleaning. Post-1973: Church demolished. Chapel lost at this point.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Bolton Library & Museum Service
Reference

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