World War One Project


There are four registered war memorials in the area:

St. Anne’s Church, Chapeltown (inside by the pulpit). To read about the St. Anne’s memorial CLICK HERE

For a list of names on the St. Anne’s Memorial – CLICK HERE

The Methodist Church, Bolton Road, Edgworth (in the church grounds) and for a list of names, including men from the NCHO – CLICK HERE

The Entwistle Methodist Church memorial and Roll of Honour, which is now located inside the Methodist Church in Edgworth and for a list of names – CLICK HERE

The photographic memorial on the landing at The Barlow is one of the few remaining photographic memorials in the country.  Many of the men shown survived the war.  For a list of names:  – CLICK HERE

As part of the commemorations, a further frame of photographs has been created showing men who are not included in the 144. This is also displayed on the landing The Barlow.

Biographies for men who died as a result of the war can be searched by year of death (1914 etc) as well as name.

Methodist Church War Memorial
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