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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Stockport
Town
Bredbury
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS BAXENDALE & CO.LTD (Manufacturer)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
15949
Current location

South Wall
St Mark's Church
Stockport Road
Bredbury
Stockport
Greater Manchester
SK6 1BX
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 93117 91932
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Stained Glass Window of 2 single lights depicting CHRIST IN the LEFT LIGHT, KNEELING SOLDIER ON THE RIGHT. BROKEN WEAPONS LIE ON THE GROUND AND RUINS IN THE BACKGROUND. The Dedication and names are on a Brass Plaque on the wall below the window.
Inscription
[ON WINDOW] BEHOLD, COME QUICKLY [ON PLAQUE AT BASE] -THIS WINDOW WAS ERECTED BY THE MEMBERS OF THE CONGREGATION/OF THIS CHURCH, TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/THE PARISHIONERS OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914-1919/[names in 7 columns] [ON OAK SIDE PIECES] LEST WE FORGET
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adshead, H
Airey, P J E
Amison, J
Anderton, T
Asbury, G
Ashton, T
Ashworth, E
Ashworth, G
Barber, J W
Bardsley, F
See details for all 86 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 86
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 86
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames ,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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