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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Blackpool
Town
Blackpool
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
70403
Current location

Alexandra United Reformed Church
Bolton Street
Blackpool
Blackpool
Lancashire
FY1 6AE
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 30647 34434
Denomination: Congregational

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Previous locations
  • Alexandra Road Congregational Church
    Alexandra Road
    Blackpool
    Blackpool
    Lancashire
    FY1 6BU
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SD 30695 34392
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
A 'Nowey' shaped, bordered, polished Oak board. Metal wreath in top centre. Lettering is incised and painted gold.
Inscription
1939 1945/ IN EVERLASTING MEMORY/ OF THOSE CONNECTED WITH THIS CHURCH/ WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE/ CAUSE OF RIGHT AND FREEDOM/ (Names)/ THEIR NAMES LIVETH FOR EVER MORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Initial, Name
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 700mm, width 1000mm
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Church Minister

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