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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Trafford
Town
Ashton On Mersey
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1921
    Attended by: Unknown
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3196
Current location

St Martin's Church
Church Lane
Ashton On Mersey
Trafford
Greater Manchester
M33 5QG
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 77232 92994
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Metal embossed plaque with a wooden border surround with a small shelf at the bottom and a triangular top. The inscription is engraved with the names listed below in three columns.
Inscription
THE EXTENSION OF THIS CHURCH YARD AND / THE MEMORIAL CROSS THEREIN / WERE PRESENTED BY / SIR HARRY V KILVERT KT JP / 1921 / IN MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY / 1914-1919 / (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ackerley, C
Acton, C E
Arthur, J
Axon, J
Bailes, H
Ball, D
Barnes, H
Beeton, G H
Bridgwood, C F
Briggs, W L
See details for all 122 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 122
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 122
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Initials, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 1120mm, width 600mm
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Donation by Sir Harry Vernon Kilvert

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