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War Memorial
War Memorial
War Memorial
War Memorial
War Memorial

Photo credit: Stewart Bond / Art UK

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A carved royal coat of arms. The shield shows the various emblems of the different parts of the United Kingdom. To the left of the shield is an English lion and to the right a Scottish unicorn. The shield is surmounted by the royal crown and with the motto of the Sovereign below. There is a date stone above. Originally the coat of arms was on Longridge's Drill Hall which was demolished in 1914.





Accession number


Acquisition method

gifted by Mr John Dewhurst from Longridge Drill Hall

Work type

Coat of arms


Longridge Town Council


Longridge Town Council

Work status


Unveiling date



at all times

Inscription description

in raised letters on garter surrounding shield: 1914 / HON (obscured) SOIT QUI / MAL Y PENSE. / DIEU ET MON DROIT.


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Located at

Berry Lane, Longridge


Set on a wall on the east side of the Memorial Garden adjacent to the Towneley Arms Hotel.