Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bolton
Town
Westhoughton
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
59070

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Current location

United Reformed Church
Park Road
Westhoughton
Bolton
Greater Manchester
BL5 3BX
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 665 058
Denomination: United Reformed

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Description
Plaque in the form of a notched shield.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE/ OF TEACHERS AND SCHOLARS OF THIS CHURCH/ AND SCHOOL WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1919/ (Names)/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN/ THAN THIS THAT A MAN LAY DOWN/ HIS LIFE FOR HIS/ FRIENDS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bateson, J P
Bullough, F W
Calderbank, J
Clough, F
Dickson, A
Forshaw, H
France, W
Hodkinson, J
Horrocks, G
Horrocks, S
See details for all 20 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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