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Memorial details

Memorial type
Bells or bell tower
District
Bolton
Town
Little Lever
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
71891
Current location

St Matthews Church
Church Street
Little Lever
Bolton
Greater Manchester
BL3 1BD
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 75361 07399
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A bell tower with corresponding stone tablet mounted on an outside wall, dedication inscribed.
Inscription
THE CHURCH TOWER WAS/ COMPLETED A.D. 1924 TO THE/ GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY/ OF THE LITTLE LEVER MEN WHO/ DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN/ THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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