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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Trafford
Town
Stretford
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3224
Current location

17-19
Stretford Ex Servicemens Club
Talbot Road
Stretford
Trafford
Greater Manchester
M16 0PE
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 81636 96176
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • St Peters Church
    Gorse Hill
    Stretford
    Trafford
    Greater Manchester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Carved wooden board divided into three sections with centre section slightly taller and additional section placed at the base of the centre panel. Carved inscription. Tracery design carved at the tops of each section with carved triangular pattern surmounting each top.
Inscription
Centre panel: PRO PATRIA/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND/ IN MEMORY OF THOSE/ FROM THIS PARISH/ WHO FELL IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (NAMES) Left and right hand panels: (NAMES) Base: FATHER IN THY GRACIOUS/ KEEPING LEAVE WE NOW/ OUR LOVED ONES SLEEPING
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, Robert
Armstrong, John
Armstrong, Samuel
Ashton, James Ewart
Barrett, William C
Bellis, Richard
Bingle, Ernest
Blatherwick, Georeg C
Blathewick, Charles A
Bostock, Sam
See details for all 72 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 72
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 72
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, Forename
    Order of information: Surname, Forename
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 2300mm, width 2060mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
1990: Moved from Chancel due to church alterations
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC

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