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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Congleton
Town
Sandbach
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42906
Current location

ST MARYS CHURCH
High St
Sandbach
Congleton
Cheshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 759 607
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
LARGE WOODEN BOARD MOUNTED ON WOODEN PANELS. TWO PANELS OF NAMES. GILT LETTERING. DECORATIVE FINIALS AT TOP COLUMNS CARVED AT EITHER SIDE AND DECORATED WITH FLEUR DE LYS. COLOURED CARVING AT BASE CENTRE OF CHESHIRE SHIELD SURROUNDED BY LAUREL WREATH.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO FELL/ IN THE GREAT WAR A.D. 1914-1918./ (NAMES)/ THEY DIED THAT WE MIGHT IVE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allcock, Cyril G
Astle, William
Ayres, Richard
Barratt, Arthur
Bates, Stanley
Beech, John
Bennett, Walter
Bolshaw, Samuel
Boyd, Harold
Brandreth, George
See details for all 80 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 80
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 80
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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