RAWTENSTALL CEMETERY Location:   Rawtenstall  Cemetery                                                             OS ref: 103  SD 810 240  Date:  September 1915,  unveiled by Miss Carrie Whitehead The memorial was erected 13 months after the outbreak of war with 9 names on it, and was added to throughout the war.  It is the oldest war memorial in Britain. There are a total of 332 names from the two central wards of Rawtenstall on the memorial Names to be added later
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