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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Vale Royal
Town
Northwich
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
S WELSBY (WIDNES)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: July 1920
    Attended by: Bishop of Chester
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2143
Current location

The church is also known as Northwich Parish Church
St Helen Witton with St Thomas Rudheath Church
Church Rd
Northwich
Vale Royal
Cheshire
CW9 5PB
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 66471 73878
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two large stone tablets with marble columns on each side an an ornate frieze. Profile of Christ with sunburst carved in relief at the centre-top of the tablet with furled flags carved to left and right sides of the profile. A carved ribbon runs across the top part of the tablet with a prayer inscribed. The names are inscribed in eight columns on the main section of the tablet.
Inscription
Ribbon: GRANT THEM O LORD ETERNAL REST AND LET LIGHT PERPETUAL SHINE UPON THEM/ Main panel: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN THANKFUL REMEMBRANCE OF ALL THE MEN FROM/ THIS PARISH WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR OF 1914 - 1919./ (Names...)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abrams, J T
Adams, E
Allman, G H
Anderson, R F
Armitage, J W
Ashton, H
Ashton, J E
Aspey, J
Astle, N H
Astles, F
See details for all 297 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 297
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 297
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, initials
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 2700mm, width 2100mm
    Materials: Marble
  • Column
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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