Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Chorley
Town
Coppull
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
91387

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Current location

Coppull churchyard
Chapel Lane
Coppull
Chorley
Lancashire
PR7 4NA
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 56783 13570
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A tall, nowy-headed sandstone headstone with a quatrefoil carved within a diamond within an octagon in the arch. The edge of the stone carries carved flower buds. The inscription is incised.
Inscription
.../ Also James, their son, Killed in France/ May 8th 1915, Aged 27 years/ ....
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Smith, James
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Family name, forename, relationship, manner, country, and date of death, age
    Order of information: Family name, forename, relationship, manner, country, and date of death, age
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
The Parochial Church Council

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