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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Wyre
Town
Thornton
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
55013
Current location

Fleetwood Road Methodist Church
Fleetwood Rd
Thornton
Wyre
Lancashire
FY5 4BZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 33704 43119
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
Wall mounted framed and glazed roll of honour. Title of memorial in gothic style lettering. Inbetween the two lines of dedication is an illustration of a church. The names appear to be handwritten in flowing script. Two columns of names against a dark background. Beneath the names is a footer of a decorative tendril pattern. Border surrounds the whole inscription.
Inscription
Fleetwood Rd Thornton/ Methodist Church/ Roll of Honour/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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