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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
High Peak
Town
Chisworth
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14268
Current location

On the external wall
Methodist Church
Marple Road
Chisworth
High Peak
Derbyshire
SK13 5DH
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 998 922
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
NOWY-HEADED, WALL MOUNTED BLACK GRANITE TABLET. BRACKETS AT BASE. WREATH CARVED AT TOP CENTRE WITH WAR DATES IN CENTRE.
Inscription
1914/ PRO PATRIA/ 1919/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF CHISWORTH/ WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN/ THE GREAT WAR /(NAMES)/ "THEIR NAME/ LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ashton, Archibald F
Bramhall, Ernest
Brierley, Stanley
Cooper, Joseph
Hett, John
Jackson, Ernest
Lawson, Frank
Thornley, Albert
Thornley, Ellis
Wild, George
See details for all 10 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite - Black
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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