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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wyre
Town
Churchtown
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
581
Current location

St Helen's Church
17 Church Street
Churchtown
Wyre
Lancashire
PR3 0HT
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 48170 42803
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular plaque, set in an ornately framed and canopied in wood, with shelf at the base.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN HONOURED MEMORY OF/ THE FOLLOWING MEN/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE/ GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ 1914-1918/ "THEY DIED THAT WE MAY LIVE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bateson, William
Billington, Thomas
Crozier, Ralph
Grayston, Henry
Hall, Ernest
Parker, Richard
Pearson, Henry
Stones, George Lawdon Boys
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1190MM, width 680MM
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST HELEN
  • Grade I
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH AUTHORITIES

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