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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Fylde
Town
Wesham
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
54934
Current location

St Josephs Church
Fleetwood Rd
Wesham
Fylde
Lancashire
PR4 3BY
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 41695 33249
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Description
Two sets of two stained glass windows and an additional single light.. The first depicts St Francis, the second St Cecilia, the third St George and the fourth St Patrick. The single window is dedicated to St Francis Saviour, The inscriptions are at the bottom of each window with the Saint's name.
Inscription
1st window (...) WOODS FAMILY/ Stus FRANCIS 2ND WINDOW: PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF/ WILLIAM AND ELLEN SALISBURY/ AND PRIVATE JOSEPH GILLETT/ StusCECILIA. 3rd window: PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF/ GEORGE AND LOUIS GILLETT/ AND THOMAS. 4TH window: PRAY FOR THE SOUL OF/ PRIVATE MICHAEL/ NICKSON.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: height 2000mm, width 400mm
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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