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
94947

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Current location

Coppull Churchyard
Chapel Lane
Coppull
Chorley
Lancashire
PR7 4NA
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 56719 13613
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Portland stone Latin Calvary cross with the Christogram IHS within a crown of thorns carved at the crossing. The inscription is leaded.
Inscription
In Loving Memory of/ Pte. William Carr/ 11th Batt. East Lancs Regt./ Who was Killed in Action in France/ July 1st 1916, Aged 20 years.
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Carr, William
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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: Rank, forename, surname, unit, manner, country, and date of death, age
    Order of information: As above
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
  • Lettering
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Lead
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
The Parochial Church Council

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