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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Macclesfield
Town
Macclesfield
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Rededicated
    Date: 11th November 1998
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12979
Current location

Christ Church
Bridge St
Macclesfield
Macclesfield
Cheshire
SK11 6PJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 91403 73528
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • In store.
    Tytherington High School
    Manchester Rd
    Macclesfield
    Macclesfield
    Cheshire
    SK10 2EH
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 91618 74722
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Wesleyan Methodist Chapel
    Beech Lane
    Macclesfield
    Macclesfield
    Cheshire
    SK10 2DY
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 91601 74288
    Denomination: Methodist
Description
A brass plaque in art deco style in wooden frame
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND TO THE MEMORY OF/ (Names)/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bardsley, Fred
Coups, Harold
Stonier, Frederick
Stonier, William
Sykes, Thomas
See details for all 5 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 680mm, width 900mm
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
History
2007: The memorial was placed outside the Royal British Legion in March Now in storage pending another location
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
SCHOOL AUTHORITIES

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