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Memorial details

Memorial type
Panelling
District
Bolton
Town
Horwich
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 3rd October 1917
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43785
Current location

ST CATHERINES CHURCH
Richmond St
Horwich
Bolton
Greater Manchester
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 630 110
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
WOODEN PANELLING WITH NAMES OF THE FALLEN ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE AND TWO COLOURED CERAMIC TABLETS DEPICTING PEACE AND WAR
Inscription
WOODEN PANELS: SALUTE THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR US/ (NAMES) WAR CERAMIC PANEL: THE GOD OF PEACE SHALL BRUISE/ SATAN UNDER YOUR FEET SHORTLY/ ROMANS 16.20 PEACE CERAMIC PANEL: REMEMBER/ CATHERINE AINSWORTH/ WHO BY THE HELP OF GOD INSPIRED OTHERS TO THE/ FOUNDING AND ESTABLISHMENT OF THIS CHURCH 1887 - 1916.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aldred, Benjamin
Alsop, Thomas
Bamber, Edmund Harry
Bibby, William
Boardman, Thomas
Calvert, John Mccall
Chadwick, Thomas
Chamberlain, William
Charlesworth, John E
Davenport, Frank
See details for all 56 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 112
    Served and returned: 56
    Died: 56
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 42
    Served and returned: 21
    Died: 21
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Ceramic
  • Panelling
    Measurements: height 2000MM, width 2900MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
2000: THE PEACE CERAMIC PANEL HAS CRACKED
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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