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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wigan
Town
Hindley
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 10/08/1921
    Attended by: Revs. RG Matthew, Rural Dean, CJ Buckmaster (Vicar), FLJ Roberts, JM Buckmaster, A Hope Johnson
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
45325
Current location

All Saints Church
Chapel Fields Lane
Hindley
Wigan
Greater Manchester
WN2 3QS
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 62278 04313
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Three bronze tablets set in an oak gothic frame, with a Dedicatory panel above - rectangular with a raised central section bearing the inscription of a wreath. The lettering is in black.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF PARISHIONERS/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ "ETERNAL REST GRANT TO THEM O LORD."/ R.I.P./ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ainscough, A
Ainscough, J
Ainscough, W
Ashall, T
Ashton, C
Ashton, Chas
Aspinall, A
Astley, Tw
Atherton, J
Atherton, W
See details for all 140 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 140
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 140
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Initial(s), Surname
    Order of information: Initial(s), Surname
Components
  • Reredos
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - oak, bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Parochial Church Council
Reference
  • Wigan Observer, 13/08/1921: Report of the dedication of the memorial, with a descriptions of it, and a list of those named on it.

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