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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Copeland
Town
Harrington
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 1948
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
62314
Current location

North wall of nave
St Mary's Church
On B5296 just east of ‘Beckstone Bridge’- the village centre
Harrington
Copeland
Cumbria
CA14 5PR
England

OS Grid Ref: NX 99416 25694
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular brass plaque set in a wooden frame with foliate border and rose motif at corners. Names in two columns.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THOSE OF/ THIS PARISH WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES IN THE WAR/ 1939-1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bowes, Jw
Bowes, M
Cowen, J
Deans, Hl
Dickinson, Tm
Ellwood, J
Ferry, J
Findley, W
Golding, Hm
Graham, G
See details for all 28 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 28
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 28
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 20mm, height 620mm, width 485mm
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 40mm, height 660mm, width 540mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Harrington Local History group have researched all the casualties-see YDX 386 at Whitehaven Record Office

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