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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
43841
Current location

ST ANNES CHURCH
Chapel St
Tottington
Bury
Greater Manchester
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 770 120
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
MARBLE TABLET PLACED ITHIN A MOTTLED MARBLE FRAME. INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING SHIELD CARVED AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE TABLET WITH FOLIATE DESIGN CARVED TO THE SIDES AND SYMMETRICAL DESIGN BELOW
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR KING AND COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ THIS TABLET IS ERECTED BY MARY ROTHWELL, OF CORSEY CLOUGH, TOTTINGTON,/ (NAMES)/ "MAKE THEM TO BE NUMBERED WITH THY SAINTS IN GLORY EVERLASTING"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aldred, J
Aspinall, A
Aspinall, H
Bamford, J
Barlow, B
Barlow, Harold
Barlow, Wm
Barton, Wm
Bentley, A
Bentley, J
See details for all 101 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 204
    Served and returned: 102
    Died: 102
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1300MM, width 2000MM
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Responsibility
CHURCH AUTHORITIES

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