previous
next
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Mike Berrell

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Mike Berrell (WMR-23004)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:

Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Altar or altar part
District
Bury
Town
Prestwich
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Professor Tristram (Painter)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
23004
Current location

St Mary the Virgin Church
Church Lane
Prestwich
Bury
Greater Manchester
M25 1AJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 81100 03686
Denomination: Church of England

View location on Google Maps
Description
ALTARPIECE WITH 2 PANELS AT EACH SIDE. PANELS FOR WWII ADDED IN SAME STYLE. NAMES IN GOLD. OIL PAINTING OF THE RISEN CHRIST IN CENTRE
Inscription
REMEMBER/[WW1 names]/1939-1945/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alcock, George
Allen, William F
Anderton, J T
Appleyard, James
Bannister, Leonard
Barlow, Nathan
Baxter, James
Bent, Edgar
Blakeley, Fred
Borthwick, A H
See details for all 141 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 107
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 107
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forenames
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 34
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 34
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forenames
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-23004

For queries, please contact memorials@iwm.org.uk.