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Memorial details

Memorial type
Arch
District
Stoke On Trent
Town
Stoke On Trent
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 15th August 1922
    Attended by: LORD ANSLOW CB
  • Dedicated
    Date: 15th August 1922
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13561
Current location

Stoke Railway Station
Station Rd
Stoke On Trent
Stoke On Trent
Staffordshire
ST4 2AA
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 879 456
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Broad elliptical arch of Hollington Stone spanning the main entrance to the station platforms from the Booking Hall. Arch supported each side by double pillars. At base of each a cast bronze plaque bearing the names of the fallen in raised lettering, the names arranged in five columns on each. Red surround to list of names and red period iron railings in front of each.
Inscription
1914-1918 / IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THE NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY / WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, W H
Armitt, G
Arms, Ce
Ashcroft, Ht
Astill, Wf
Attwood, P
Baddeley, W
Bagnall, P H
Bailey, J H
Baker, J
See details for all 145 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 146
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 146
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: regiment,rank,surname
Components
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Arch
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Hollington
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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