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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Warrington
Town
Warrington
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Rededicated
    Date: November 2008
    Attended by: Rev Richard Cook
  • Dedicated
    Date: 22nd April 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Unveiled
    Date: 22nd April 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42926
Current location

(now D B Schenker building)
EWS Train Crew Building
Slutchers Lane
Warrington
Warrington
Cheshire
WA1 1LL
England

OS Grid Ref: Undefined
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • AT REAR OF WARRINGTON BANK QUAY RAILWAY STATION
    BLUE TERRAPIN BUILDING
    Warrington
    Warrington
    Cheshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 598 878
    Denomination: Undefined
  • DALLAM LOCOMOTIVE SHEDS
    Folly Lane
    Bewsey
    Warrington
    Cheshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
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Description
WALL-MOUNTED BRASS PLAQUE WITH INCISED LETTERING.
Inscription
1914 1918/ LOCOMOTIVE DEPT./ L. & N.W. R/ WARRINGTON/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ THIS TABLET/ IS ERECTED TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY OF/ THE FOLLOWING SIXTEEN HEROES WHO DIED/ FIGHTING IN THE CAUSE OF FREEDOM IN THE/ GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ ALTOGETHER 128 MEN FROM THIS SHED/ GALLANTLY FOUGHT IN THE SAME CAUSE/ SUBSCRIBED BY THE WORKMATES OF THE/ ABOVE HEROES AND ERECTED BY PERMISSION OF/ THE CHIEF RUNNING SUPERINTENDENT/ APRIL 1921
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, Joseph
Backler, Thomas
Barnett, John
Bentley, Ernest
Bradbury, Joseph
Butterworth, Harry
Daniels, Charles
Gibson, Thomas
Hackett, Harold
Hewitt, Richard
See details for all 16 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 16
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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