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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Stockport
Town
Stockport
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
15913
Current location

North East Corner of the church
St Thomas' Church
St Thomas' Place
Stockport
Stockport
Greater Manchester
SK1 3QQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 89788 89649
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
OAK BOARD WITH HEAVY ORNAMENTATION ON THE FRAME. DOG-TOOTH CARVING IS ALONG THE TOP AND BOTTOM OF THE BOARD AND THERE ARE CORINTHIAN PILLASTERS AT EITHER SIDE
Inscription
(NAMES) / THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED IN GRATEFUL AND LOVING MEMORY OF THE ABOVE MENTIONED / MEN OF ST THOMAS' CHURCH AND PARISH WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 19
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Charles
Adams, Fred
Barlow, Joseph
Barnett, Walter
Barnett, Walter
Birchenough, Walter
Blackshaw, Stephen
Blackshaw, William D
Brady, Frederick
Briggs, James
See details for all 92 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 92
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 92
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 1050MM, width 1500MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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