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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Congleton
Town
Sandbach
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42918

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Current location

LITERARY INSTITUTE
Bradwell Rd
Sandbach
Congleton
Cheshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 756 608
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
WALL-MOUNTED, FRAMED AND GLAZED ROLL OF HONOUR. HANDWRITTEN NAMES IN BLACK LETTERING. ILLUMINATED SCROLL. UNION JACK AT TOP CENTRE BEHIND ROYAL STANDARD. FOUR ALLIED FLAGS AT TOP CORNERS. NATIONAL FLOWERS OF FOUR HOME NATIONS IN COLUMNS AT EITHER SIDE OF NAMES. LION AT BASE OF EACH SIDE COLUMN, SUROUNTING PLINTH. UNIDENTIFIED SEA CREATURE AT INSIDE OF PLINTHS.
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR/ EUROPEAN WAR 1914-19/ SANDBACH LITERARY INSTITUTE/ (NAMES)/ (THE ABOVE FIVE MEMBERS MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE.)/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allman, H
Bolshaw, S
Boulton, C W
Boulton, H
Boulton, M
Braddon, C D
Bumby, P
Butler, E
Cooke, G W
Cooper, M
See details for all 27 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 27
    Served and returned: 22
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 30 MM, height 810 MM, width 610 MM
    Materials: Wood
  • Scroll
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Parchment
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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