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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Chester
Town
Saighton
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42834
Current location

By village pump and flag pole
opposite the Primary School
Parish Hall
Saighton Lane
Saighton
Chester
Cheshire
CH3 6EH
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 44377 62025
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Sandstone tablet set into wall on the Main Road by the village pump and flag pole.
Inscription
"THESE FOR FRANCE AND ENGLAND DIED" / (Names) / SOUPIR HOLY CROSS DAY 1914
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Grace, Harry
Grindley, William
Mason, George William
Salisbury, Wilfred
Stokes, Frank
Wyndham, Percy Lyulph
See details for all 6 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, firstname, surname, unit
    Order of information: Order of death
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • GARDEN WALLS TO THE OLD VICARAGE
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Stated to ahve been donated by the Grosvenor Estate with five estate workers named on it.
Responsibility
Grosvenor Estate

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