Wigan Coal and Iron Company, Meadow Pit Plaque


There are no available images for this memorial. Help us by submitting one!

Submit a new image

Reference WMO257525

Address:

Meadow Pit Lane

Haigh

WN2 1LL

England

Open large map
Edit memorial location & address
Status: Lost/missing
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Unknown
Setting: Attached to a building/structure
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
Materials:
  • Metal Bronze
Lettering: Raised
Conflicts:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: One of 19 plaques of similar design installed by the Wigan Coal and Iron Company in June and July 1920. The colliery closed in 1927. The plaque is one of two the whereabouts of which is presently unknown.
Edit memorial details

In Memoriam The names here recorded are of those men who worked here and who gave their lives for their country in the Great War August 1914 to November 1918, as well as the names of those who obtained military distinctions in the war Meadow Pit

Killed (4): Robert Barclay, John Hughes, Richard Belshaw, Patrick Doyle Honours: Leigh Winstanley MM

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required