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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Copeland
Town
Moor Row
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
W Bownas (Makers)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
67001
Current location

Moor Row Community Primary and Nursery School
Scalegill Road
Moor Row
Copeland
Cumbria
CA24 3JW
England

OS Grid Ref: NY0029014302
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Iluminated Roll of Honour, in calligraphy in a glazed wooden frame
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR/EUROPEAN WAR/1914-19/ NOT ONCE NOR TWICE IN/OUR FAIR ISLANDS STORY/THE PATH OF DUTY WAS/THE WAY TO GLORY/MOOR ROW COUNCIL SCHOOL OLD BOYS/ [names in 4 columns] X KILLED IN ACTION
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aitkenhead, David
Aitkenhead, Frank
Allen, Edwin J
Allen, Thomas
Armstrong, Stanley
Armstrong, Wilfrid
Atkinson, J B
Batson, Joseph
Bell, Archie
Bell, George
See details for all 134 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 134
    Served and returned: 112
    Died: 22
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename whether or not killed
    Order of information: Surname Alphabetical order
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • The school have fully researched all the casualties-their file is on the Local History Shelves at Whitehaven Record Office

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