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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Rossendale
Town
Crawshawbooth
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
76324
Current location

Rakefoot Wesleyan Methodist Church
Burnley Road
Crawshawbooth
Rossendale
Lancashire
BB4 8FQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 81167 25223
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
Pedimented wooden board with gold lettering
Inscription
CRAWSHAWBOOTH WESLEYAN CHURCH /IN MEMORY OF THOSE HEROES CONNECTED WITH THIS CHURCH WHO/HAVE FOUGHT, GIVEN THEIR LIVES OR HAVE BEEN WOUNDED IN SERVING THEIR/KING AND COUNTRY IN ACHIEVING THE GLORIOUS VICTORY IN THE GREAT/EUROPEAN WAR 1914-1919/FALLEN/[names]/MEN WHO SERVED/[names in 5 columns]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ager, A
Ashworth, A
Ashworth, J
Ashworth, J T
Bell, A
Bell, W
Britt, W
Burton, C
Burton, E
Burton, T W
See details for all 83 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 83
    Served and returned: 80
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Photograph & Full transcription-www.rossendale-fhhs.org.uk/files/war_memorials/rakefoot_methodist_memorial.html

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