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Memorial details

Memorial type
Other structure
District
East Staffordshire
Town
Marchington
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13406
Current location

Over West Door at base of Tower
St Peters Church
Church Lane
Marchington
East Staffordshire
Staffordshire
ST14 8LJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 13779 30731
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Stone doorway with central figure of St George surmounting the Dragon. Above all a relief of a rose. Stone tablet bears inscription.
Inscription
IN EVER GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THOSE/ WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE/ GREAT WAR/ 1914-1919/ (Names)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH/ FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bennett, T
Buckley, E
Champion, W
Charlesworth, G
Cotterill, W
Gilbert, A
Gilbert, J
Gilbert, R
Hamilton, H
Harper, T
See details for all 15 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 200MM, height 600MM, width 2500MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST PETER
  • 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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