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Memorial details

Memorial type
Chapel: Dedicated within church building
District
Manchester
Town
Ladybarn
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: April 1922
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16043
Current location

East end of the south west side of the nave
St Chad's Church
Mauldeth Road
Ladybarn
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M14 6SP
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 85791 93161
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
CHAPEL WITHIN THE CHURCH WITH ALTAR (the WW2 memorial) AND TRIPTYCH FRAMING A STAINED GLASS WINDOW. NAME PANELS FLANK THE WINDOW-one on each side. The WW2 memorial ALTAR IS IN FRONT with 2 names boards on each side. The altar also has 2 candlesticks dedicated to one of the WW1 casualties. IMAGE OF ST GEORGE IS IN THE WINDOW WITH A BARE-HEADED KNIGHT IN ARMOUR KNEELING TO RECEIVE THE BLESSING.
Inscription
BELOW WINDOW: TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM THE PARISH / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY 1914 - 18 PANELS EITHER SIDE: (NAMES) 1st of 4 WW2 Boards- ROLL OF HONOUR/1939-1945 Other 3 WW2 Boards- [names] Candlesticks-JOHN BURGESS JUN 4TH 1915
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbott, William D
Alcock, Frank
Armstrong, Sam
Ashby, Kenneth H
Ashton, William
Astles, Joseph
Bagot, Christopher
Bailey, Robert
Barber, Thomas Augustus
Bazley, Sydney Howarth
See details for all 164 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 102
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 102
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 62
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 62
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Candle holder
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Silver
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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