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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Macclesfield
Town
Macclesfield
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: December 1919
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13003

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Current location

ST JOHNS CHURCH
Earlsway
Macclesfield
Macclesfield
Cheshire
England

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

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Previous locations
  • ST JOHNS CHURCH
    Statham St
    Macclesfield
    Macclesfield
    Cheshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 910 730
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
FRAMED AND GLAZED ILLUMINATED SCROLL
Inscription
PRO PATRIA/ THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO RESIDED IN THIS PARISH/ JESUS SAID: I AM THE RESURRECTION AND THE LIFE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ashness, Fred
Ball, Harry
Booth, Harry
Boyle, Henry
Brocklehurst, Arthur
Brocklehurst, Ernest
Brough, Wilfred
Burgess, John
Carter, Frederick
Cholesworth, Henry
See details for all 49 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 50
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 50
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 700MM, width 500MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
History
BADLY FADED BY THE SUN
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH AUTHORITIES

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