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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Oldham
Town
Royton
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
75611
Current location

St Paul's Church Parish Hall
Downey House
Church Street
Royton
Oldham
Greater Manchester
OL2 5JS
England

OS Grid Ref: Undefined
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Paper Roll of Honour in a glazed wooden frame. It is written in illuminated Calligraphy
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR/ROYTON PARISH CHURCH SCHOOLS/TEACHERS AND SCHOLARS WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES WHILE SERVING IN THE WAR 1914-1919/[names in 9 columns]/ TEACHERS AND SCHOLARS WHO SERVED WITH HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES IN THE WAR 1914-1919/[names in 9 columns]/+THESE ALSO GAVE THEIR LIVES
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, James W
Barker, James
Barlow, John
Baron, George
Beatty, James
Beckett, John
Beckett, Joseph
Beech, George
Bidwell, Harry
Booth, James
See details for all 56 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 511
    Served and returned: 455
    Died: 56
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
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

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