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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)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12992
Current location

In the Library
King's School
Cumberland Street
Macclesfield
Macclesfield
Cheshire
SK10 1DA
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 91413 74135
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Christ Church School
    Great King Street
    Macclesfield
    Macclesfield
    Cheshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 910 730
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
ENORMOUS None PANELLED BLACK PAINTED HONOURS BOARD SURMOUNTED BY A PEDIMENT. GILT EDGED WITH A WREATH ABOVE INSCRIPTION. The 'served' names are on Panels 1 to 3 and 7 to 9, also the bottom part of panels 4 to 6. The fallen are on the top part of panels 4 to 6
Inscription
Pediment: CHRIST CHURCH SCHOOL OLD BOYS ROLL OF HONOUR 1914 - 1919 Top of Boards 4 to 6: OLD BOYS WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/[names] Bottom of Boards 4 to 6: OLD BOYS WHO RENDERED SERVICE/[names, which continue to Boards 1 to 3 and 7 to 9]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, William
Albinson, Frank
Albinson, James
Albinson, John
Albinson, Joseph
Albinson, Walter
Albinson, William
Albinson, William
Allen, Harry
Arden, Dennis
See details for all 588 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 588
    Served and returned: 501
    Died: 87
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
History
When at the Silk Museum the board was dismantled into parts, but has now been reassembled into 1 entity
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Reference

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