At present no image of this war memorial is available for online display. If you have a photograph of this war memorial, please send it to memorials@iwm.org.uk for inclusion on the Register. The image will be credited to yourself and free for reuse for non-commercial purposes by others under the IWM Non Commercial Licence.

Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bury
Town
Tottington
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43830
Current location

ON THE EAST WALL
TOTTINGTON METHODIST CHURCH
Market St
Tottington
Bury
Greater Manchester
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 770 120
Denomination: Methodist

View location on Google Maps
Description
ORNATE MARBLE AND CERAMIC TABLET WITH ANGELS DEPICTED AT THE TOP CORNERS TWO ANGLS ARE DEPICTED AT THE TOP OF THE TABLET HOLDING THE BANNER ON WHICH THE DEDICATORY INSCRIPTION HAS BEEN PLACED. SCROLLING BORDER OF OAK LEAVES
Inscription
FOR GOD, KING AND COUNTRY/ THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS OF THIS CHURCH AND/ CONGREGATION SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)/ THE FOLLOWING MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anson, George
Barlow, Albert
Barlow, John R
Barlow, William
Barrow, Adam
Barrow, Robert
Bentley, Albert
Bentley, John
Billings, Robert
Birtwistle, James
See details for all 86 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 123
    Served and returned: 108
    Died: 15
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 47IN, width 72IN
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
  • Tottington Methodist Church
  • 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

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-43830

For queries, please contact memorials@iwm.org.uk.