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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
12994
Current location

Macclesfield Heritage Centre- buiding was formerly Macclesfield Sunday School
Roe Street
Macclesfield
Macclesfield
Cheshire
SK11 6UT
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 91578 73456
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Nowy-headed oak frame with carved wreath in the pediment, with a brass plaque which has enamel lettering
Inscription
Plaque-TO THE IMMORTAL MEMORY/ OF THE MEMBERS OF THE/ MACCLESFIELD SUNDAY SCHOOL WHO/ DIED FOR THEIR KING AND COUNTRY/ (Names in 3 columns) Base of the Frame- GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS/ THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bradshaw, H
Brown, H
Brown, T
Clark, J
Clegg, J
Clowes, J
Corbishley, A
Dale, C R
Davenport, T
Eaton, A R
See details for all 23 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 23
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 23
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
MACCLESFIELD MUSEUMS SERVICES
Reference

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