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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Pulpit or pulpit part
District
Blackburn
Town
Mill Hill
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
R DUGDALE AND SONS, JESSIE ARCHER
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 18 November 1920
    Attended by: MAYORESS OF BLACKBURN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
51350
Current location

St. George's Church
St. George's Avenue
Mill Hill
Blackburn
Lancashire
BB2 4DH
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 66762 26471
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Oak pulpit with dedicatory brass plaque affixed to nearby wall. Pulpit has ornate decorative carvings. Plaque features single line engraved red border. Lettering is engraved in black and red.
Inscription
ST GEORGE'S CHURCH/ MILL HILL/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ THIS PULPIT/ IS ERECTED IN LOVING MEMORY OF THE/ FALLEN OF THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ (Names)/ REST IN PEACE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbott, Fred
Abbott, George
Airey, William
Balshaw, Stephen
Booth, William
Chadwick, George
Coupe, James
Dodgson, Richard
Eccles, Fred
Eccleston, John
See details for all 39 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 80
    Served and returned: 39
    Died: 41
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 490mm, width 365mm
    Materials: Brass
  • Pulpit
    Measurements: height 1710mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
St. George's Church

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