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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Staffordshire Moorlands
Town
Dilhorne
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 28 October 1919
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13692
Current location

Works Entrance facing Godley Brook to Whitehurst Rd
Ferguson Wilde Works
Dilhorne
Staffordshire Moorlands
Staffordshire
ST10 2PG
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 97722 44828
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Former Parkhill Colliery
    Cheadle
    Staffordshire Moorlands
    Staffordshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Plain obelisk on square plinth and two stepped base surrounded by chains. Carved laurel wreath near apex on rear face.
Inscription
Front: ERECTED/ BY THE EMPLOYERS/ AND/ EMPLOYEES OF THE PARK HALL COLLIERY COY LTD/ CHEADLE STAFFS./ IN HONOUR OF THOSE WHO LEFT/ THE/ COLLIERY TO SERVE IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ AND IN PROUD AND/ GRATEFUL MEMORY OF (Names)/ THEIR NAMES/ SHALL/ LIVE FOREVER/ PRO PATRIA Rear: THE FOLLOWING/ SERVED IN/ HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES/ NOT FOR SELF/ BUT FOR ALL
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bentley, A
Bentley, J
Booth, E
Bowers, W A
Bowers, W A
Bridgett, A
Carr, C A
Cartlidge, J
Chandler, C
Cope, T
See details for all 39 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 39
    Served and returned: 35
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank,year died,regiment,manner of death
    Order of information: rank
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: height 3500MM, width 3500MM
    Materials: Granite - Cornish
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate

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