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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
Lancaster
Town
Arkholme
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
Non-Specific Conflict, Thankful Village
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66668
Current location

In the churchyard behind the west end of the church
St John the Baptist Church
Church Lane
Arkholme
Lancaster
Lancashire
LA6 1AY
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 58906 71828
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rough Hewn Stone with dedication stone inset and a slate plaque for the Thankful Village
Inscription
Dedication Stone-IN REMEMBRANCE/AND THANKSGIVING/FOR ALL WHO HAVE/LIVED AND DIED/IN THE SERVICE/OF OTHERS/IN WAR AND PEACE Plaque-Arkholme/1914-2014/”A Thankful Village”
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Non-Specific Conflict
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Thankful Village
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: depth 450, height 920, width 1220
    Materials: Stone - Rough Hewn
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 385, width 435
    Materials: Stone
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 5, height 150, width 220
    Materials: Slate
Listing information
Condition
History
Thankful Village Slate Plaque added August 2014
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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