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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hall / Institute
District
Macclesfield
Town
Macclesfield
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Opened
    Date: 1919
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12976
Current location

ROADSIDE
LEFT OF CHURCH GROUNDS
ST PETERS MEMORIAL HALL
Windmill St
Macclesfield
Macclesfield
Cheshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 910 730
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • ST PETERS MEMORIAL HALL
    Windmill St
    Macclesfield
    Macclesfield
    Cheshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 910 730
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
ONE STOREY BRICK BUILDING WITH STONE FACING. INSCRIPTION CARVED ON PEDIMENT OVER WINDOWS. NAMES ON PLAQUE INSIDE PEDIMENT DECORATED WITH WREATH AND BRANCH. MOUNT OF PLAQUE DECORATED PILLASTRES, ROYAL CROWN AND FASCES, AND SYMBOL OF ST PETER (INVERTED CROSS WITH KEYS)
Inscription
ST PETER'S/ WAR MEMORIAL/ HALL ST PETER'S/ CHURCH/ MACCLESFIELD/ 1914 - 1919/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)/
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bailey, A
Bailey, A
Bailey, J
Bailey, J
Barlow, J H
Belfield, J
Belfield, W
Birtles, J
Booth, A
Bradley, E
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 60
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 60
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 1700mm, width 13500mm
    Materials: Bronze
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick
Listing information
Condition
History
2005: FOLLOWING THEIR REMOVAL FROM THE MEMORIAL HALL, THE PLAQUES ARE CURRENTLY IN STORAGE IN THE CHURCH AND WILL BE RE-ERECTED ONCE SOME REORDERING WORK HAS BEEN CARRIED OUT.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
Church Authorities

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