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Memorial details

Memorial type
Triptych
District
Wyre
Town
Poulton Le Flyde
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
55003
Current location

Main hall
rear (east) wall
Baines Sixth Form College
Highcross Rd
Poulton Le Flyde
Wyre
Lancashire
FY6 8BE
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 34678 38261
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Wall mounted polished oak triptych. Arched head with elaborate decoration and coat of arms. Names are on the centre panel in two columns. The left and right hand panels bear the quotations and an image of a crown and palm branches. Beneath the triptych, but still attached to the memorial, is a wooden shelf. When the panels are closed the front of the triptych shows the dates of the war.
Inscription
OUTSIDE OF PANELS: PRO PATRIA ET JUSTITA/ 1914 1919 CENTRE PANEL INSIDE: THE SOULS OF THE RIGHTEOUS ARE/ IN THE HAND OF GOD/ WE PRAY YOU REMEMBER IN THE LORD/ THOSE PUPILS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR FELLOWS IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/ (NAMES)/ NIL SINE LABORE LEFT PANEL: GREATER LOVE/ HATH NO MAN/ THAN THIS./ THAT HE LAY/ DOWN HIS/ LIFE FOR HIS/ FRIENDS RIGHT PANEL: BE THOU/ FAITHFUL/ UNTO DEATH/ AND I WILL/ GIVE THEE/ A CROWN/ OF LIFE
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,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Triptych
    Measurements: height c 1500mm, width c 1000mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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