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Memorial details

Memorial type
Serviceman / Servicewoman
District
Oldham
Town
Chadderton
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
ALBERT TOFT
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1921
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2034
Current location

Outside Chadderton District Town Hall
Middleton Road
Chadderton
Oldham
Greater Manchester
OL9 9TN
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 91003 05292
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Soldier standing at ease, wearing helmet, set on base in front of obelisk, on three steps.
Inscription
IN HONOUR OF THE MEN OF CHADDERTON/ WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ AND IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF/ ALL WHO SERVED THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE WARS OF/ 1914-1919/ AND/ 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Figure
    Measurements: height 5500mm
    Materials: Bronze
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Pedestal
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
  • CHADDERTON WAR MEMORIAL
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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