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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Oldham
Town
Uppermill, Saddleworth
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
18389
Current location

IN THE MUSEUM STORE
SADDLEWORTH MUSEUM
High St
Uppermill
Saddleworth
Oldham
Greater Manchester
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 980 050
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • PASTURES CHAPEL
    Uppermill
    Oldham
    Greater Manchester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SD 980 050
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
NOWY-HEADED MARBLE TABLET MOUNTED ONTO A BLACK MARBLE BASE. RELIEF DESIGN AT THE TOP OF THE TABLET AND INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING WREATH, CROSSED SABRE AND RIFLE, BUGLE AND BANNER CARVED IN RELIEF AT THE TOP OF THE TABLET
Inscription
PASTURES CONGL CHURCH & SUNDAY SCHOOL / SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF THE SCHOLARS OF THIS SCHOOL / WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919. / (NAMES) / ALSO A MEMORIAL OF THANKSGIVING FOR THE FOLLOWING / WHO BY THE GRACE OF GOD SAFELY RETURNED. / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Beard, Fred
Beaumont, Fred M
Bottomley, Samuel
Brunt, Hilton
Cartside, Roland
Cartsude, Arthur
Clayton, Clifford
Clayton, Harold
Clayton, Leonard
Cott, Harry
See details for all 39 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 39
    Served and returned: 34
    Died: 5
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: year died,forename
    Order of information: forename,year died
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Base
    Measurements: height 900MM, width 1200MM
    Materials: Marble - Black
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
SADDLEWORTH MUSEUM

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