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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Blackburn
Town
Blackburn
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), VC or GC Recipients
Maker
Arthur Pickup, Club Member (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 9 July 1921
    Attended by: Archdeacon Richardson
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
51309
Current location

Blackburn Golf Club
Beardwood Brow
Blackburn
Blackburn
Lancashire
BB2 7AX
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 66670 28954
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Bronze plaque mounted onto an oak backboard, with wreath in relief, flanked by the year of WW1 at the top centre of the backboard. Names in relief with capital lettering.
Inscription
1914 1919/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ainsworth, Albert
Arthur, Roy
Greenwood, Gerald W
Marlor, Sam
Noble, Bertram
Sames, Colin
Schofield, Fred
Schofield, John
Thompson, Richard
See details for all 9 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, decorations
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
  • VC or GC Recipients
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 525MM, width 340MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Mr H Shutt,Captain of the Club
Reference
  • Blackburn Times 16 July 1921

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