Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Vale Royal
Town
Aston
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 27th February 1922
    Attended by: COL D H TALBOT DSO MC
  • Dedicated
    Date: 27th February 1922
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42859

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Current location

by the Church
Roadside Memorial
Aston Lane
Aston
Vale Royal
Cheshire
WA7 3DB
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 55612 78480
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
NASE SURMOUNTED BY SQUARE PILLAR ENCLOSED WITHIN A WROUGHT IRON RAILINGS. CARVED INSCRIPTION WREATH AND RIBBON CARVED ABOVE THE INSCRIPTION
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: OUR FALLEN HEROES/ 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES) 3 O'CLOCK FACE: (NAME)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abrams, James
Atherton, Claude
Bunn, Joseph
Crouchley, Ralph Henry
Dean, Herbert
Dean, Hugo
Golder, Arthur
Harmood-banner, Walcot
Hayes, William
Hulse, James
See details for all 22 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Pillar
    Measurements: depth C 800MM, height C 2500MM, width C 800MM
    Materials: Stone - Local
Listing information
  • Aston War Memorial
  • 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
Public
Responsibility
ASTON SUTTON AND DUTTON PARISH COUNCILS

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