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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Blackpool
Town
Blackpool
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
53480
Current location

In the school main hall.
Thames Road Primary School
Thames Road
Blackpool
Blackpool
Lancashire
FY4 1ED
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 30877 33413
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Simple carved board with a semi-circular arched top. The board has a carved border to the top, the sides have simple columns Names are painted in black on two panels. Recent additions have been added at the bottom of the panels.
Inscription
LEST WE FORGET/ TO THE MEMORY OF THE BRAVE/ BOYS OF SOUTH SHORE WHO/ SACRIFICED THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914-1919/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 43
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 43
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment
    Order of information: surname,regiment
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 2000 MM, width 1200 MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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