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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Wirral
Town
Barnston
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2508
Current location

East window
Christ Church
Barnston Road
Barnston
Wirral
Merseyside
CH61 1BY
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 28049 83209
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Three pane stained glass east window, symbolising the Ascension with the slain dragon and the broken sword beaten into a ploughsphare with inscription.
Inscription
ONWARD CHRISTIAN SOLDIERS / HE SHALL REIGN FOR EVER AND EVER / PEACE PERFECT PEACE / TO THE GLORY OF GOD /OF GOD AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY / OF THOSE BELONGING TO / THIS PARISH WHO FELL IN THE GREAT / WAR. 1914-1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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