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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Salford
Town
Agecroft
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13120
Current location

Crossroads of Bolton Road and Agecroft Road
Agecroft
Salford
Greater Manchester
M27 8TG
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 79335 01338
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Cross of Sacrifice with wall behind bearing 9 name tablets-8 identical tablets in portrait style & 1 in landscape style
Inscription
PLINTH: HONOUR ROLL FOR / ANDREW KNOWLES & SONS LTD / TO THE MEMORY OF THE BRAVE / MEN FROM THEIR COLLIERIES / WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES FOR / THEIR COUNTRY WALL AT REAR: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aldred, William
Allen, George Henry
Andrews, Moger
Arnold, Joseph
Ashton, J
Ashton, J W
Asyden, George
Atkinson, J W
Bailey, Harold
Barber, William
See details for all 189 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 210
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 210
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height C 3500MM
    Materials: Stone - Portland
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
  • Andrew Knowles and Sons Collieries War Memorial
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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