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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Manchester
Town
Old Trafford
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
15881
Current location

St Bride's Church
Blair Street
Old Trafford
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M16 9AZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 82708 96116
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • St John's Church
    Ayres Road
    Old Trafford
    Trafford
    Greater Manchester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 820 960
    Denomination: Church of England
  • St Bride's Church
    St Brides Street
    Old Trafford
    Trafford
    Greater Manchester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Church of England
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Description
GOTHIC STYLE PANELS SUPPORTED BY PLAIN PILASTERS, CENTRAL TWO CROWNED BY CROCKETED GABLES. The WW2 board was an addition below the base and the word 'War'at the base of the memorial then had an S added to it.
Inscription
1914 1919/[names in 4 columns/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS CHURCH/ AND PARISH WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WARS/1939 [names in 4 columns] 1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, G
Atkinson, F
Atkinson, H
Baker, W
Banks, S
Banks, S E
Barnes, W
Bates, H
Beatty, J
Beaty, W
See details for all 147 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 113
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 113
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, decorations
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 34
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 34
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: height 450MM, width 1500MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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