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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Rochdale
Town
Heywood
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MESSRS TAYLOR & YOUNG (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11th November 1921
    Attended by: COL JAMES ISHERWOOD
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44920
Current location

St. Luke's Church
York Street
Heywood
Rochdale
Greater Manchester
OL10 1LW
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 85631 10763
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Screen closing off the end of aisle next to the organ, with two ornate boards of names. Originally included a lamp of remebrance (uncertain if still there). Ornate gothic tracery on screens and edges of boards.
Inscription
IN MEMORIAM/ THE GREAT WAR/ THE SECOND WORLD WAR
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 53
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 53
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Screen
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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