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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bury
Town
Bury
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
22970
Current location

Bury College
The Woodbury Centre
Market Street
Bury
Bury
Greater Manchester
BL9 0BG
England

OS Grid Ref: Undefined
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Stand Grammar School
    Church Lane
    Whitefield
    Bury
    Greater Manchester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SD 800 050
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
METAL PLAQUE WITH EMBOSSED LETTERING SURMOUNTING NOWY-HEADED WOODEN MOUNT. NAMES IN TWO COLUMNS SCHOOL EMBLEM AT TOP CENTRE. DECORATIVE BORDER. FIGURE OF ST GEORGE AND THE DRAGON AT BASE CENTRE IN RELIEF.
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR/ ERECTED TO PERPETUATE/ THE MEMORY OF THE OLD/ BOYS OF THIS SCHOOL WHO/ FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ "FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH"/ 1914-1919
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bate, C C
Coomber, H B
Cooper, J
Davenport, E
Davies, S
Dearen, W
Duckworth, J
Ecklesley, E
Fletcher, W M
Forsen, A
See details for all 31 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 62
    Served and returned: 31
    Died: 31
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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