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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Organ or organ part
District
Manchester
Town
Beswick
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16026
Current location

ST JEROMES CHURCH
Baden St
Beswick
Manchester
Greater Manchester
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 830 980
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
ORGAN WITH INSCRIPTION ON THE PINE SIDING AND ASSOCIATED BRASS PLAQUE
Inscription
BE THOU FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF THIS PARISH AND ALSO OF/ THOSE WHO WORSHIPPED IN THIS CHURCH/ WHOSE LIVES WERE GIVEN IN/ THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ THIS ORGAN IS DEDICATED/ W PERFECT M SIMPSON (CHURCHWARDENS) S SIDEBOTHAM (RECTOR) (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbott, W
Abercrombie, E
Allen, W
Baguley, G H
Baker, C W R
Baker, S
Bannan, R E
Beckett, R
Belshaw, A
Bingle, C H
See details for all 90 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 89
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 89
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass, Wood - Pine
Listing information
Condition
History
ORGAN IS TO BE MOVED TO THE WEST END OF THE CHURCH
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
CHURCH AUTHORITIES

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