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Memorial details

Memorial type
Sculptured / Cast figure
District
Manchester
Town
Cheetham
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16013
Current location

St. Chad's Church
Hill Road
Cheetham
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M8 8UJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 84533 00817
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Previous locations
  • Corpus Christi Basilica
    Varley Street
    Miles Platting
    Manchester
    Greater Manchester
    M40 8EE
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 85913 99544
    Denomination: Roman Catholic
Description
Coloured pieta statue with two mahogany stands for flower vases on each side. Inscription on boards on either side of the pieta.
Inscription
Board 1-OF YOUR CHARITY/ PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF THE FOLLOWING/ WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR/ 1914 - 18/ (Names) Board 2- [names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Astley, Frank
Barlow, Stephen
Booth, James
Bridge, Robert
Burke, James Joseph
Burke, Laurence
Burke, Thomas
Burke, Thomas
Cane, James
Carruthers, Edward
See details for all 99 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 99
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 99
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forenames, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Figure
    Measurements: height 1050MM, width 350MM
    Materials: Wood - Mahogany
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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