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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Lectern or desk
District
Barrow In Furness
Town
Barrow-in-Furness
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS COOKE AND CO
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 26th February 1922
    Attended by: Ven HPM Lafone, Archdeacon of Furness
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66700
Current location

St John the Evangelist Church
Barrow Island
Island Road
Barrow-in-Furness
Barrow In Furness
Cumbria
LA14 2SR
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 19782 68232
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass dedication plaque at the base of the front face of a wooden Clergy stall
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF/WND LIEUT CHARLES DRINNAN ROBERTON/4TH LANCASHIRE FUSILIERS/KILLED IN ACTION JULY 1ST 1916 AGED 23 YEARS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Roberton, Charles Drinnan
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forenames, regiment, date & manner of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Prayer desk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 5mm, height 100mm, width 280mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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