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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
South Ribble
Town
Longton
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
54965
Current location

East window. Plaque is west wall of nave
St Andrews Church
Longton
South Ribble
Lancashire
PR4 5WQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 49039 25773
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Five light stained glass window with tracery depicting the Resurrection. Inscription at the bottom of the centre light. Associated nowy headed bronze plaque. Raised lettering , names in four columns. At the head of the plaque is a laurel wreath.
Inscription
WINDOW: THE THIRD DAY HE ROSE AGAIN FROM THE DEAD/ IN MEMORIAM 1914-1918 PLAQUE: 1914 1919/ THESE MEN FROM THE PARISH OF LONGTON/ GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ THE EAST WINDOW WAS DEDICATED TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ IN PROUD MEMORY OF THEIR DEVOTION
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 37
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 37
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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