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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Rochdale
Town
Heywood
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44924
Current location

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

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

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Description
Framed glazed and illuminated roll of honour.
Inscription
ST LUKES CHURCH AND SCHOOLS HEYWOOD/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ OF MEN WHO HAVE SERVED THEIR KING AND COUNTRY 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS/ THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FORHIS FRIENDS"/ ST JOHN 15 V 13
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 278
    Served and returned: 225
    Died: 53
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 584mm, width 736mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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