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Memorial details

Memorial type
Clock or clock tower
District
Wyre
Town
Fleetwood
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
72415
Current location

The clock is mounted on the top of the Pavilion.
The Mount
Mount Road
Fleetwood
Wyre
Lancashire
FY7 6EZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 33377 48219
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
simple rectangular plaque with incised lettering, set on a polished wood backboard.
Inscription
THE GREAT WAR 1914 -1918/ FLEETWOOD MEMORIAL CLOCK/ THIS CLOCK IS IN RECOGNITION OF THE/ MAGNIFICENT RESPONSE MADE BY THE/ MEN OF FLEETWOOD TO THE NATIONS CALL/ THEIR DEVOTION TO DUTY, THEIR NOBLE AND COURAGEOUS DEEDS/ ON SEA AND LAND, AND IN SO MANY CASES, THEIR SUPREME SACRIFICE IN THE DEFENCE OF/ FREEDOM. ALSO IN SYMPATHY WITH THE MAIMED,/ THE WIDOWS AND THE FATHERLESS.
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
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Wyre Borough Council

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