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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Manchester
Town
Manchester
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43943
Current location

In the main Hall.
The Manchester Academy
Moss Lane East
Manchester
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M14 4PX
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 84603 95788
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • In the entrance foyer.This school used to be known as Ducie Council School
    City Academy
    Lloyd St North
    Moss Side
    Manchester
    Greater Manchester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 830 950
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Ducie Avenue Central School
    Denmark St
    Moss Side
    Manchester
    Greater Manchester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
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Description
Carved oak board with red and black inscription. Roses and oak leaves carved at the top of the board with an enamelled bee above them. Central panel framed by roses and leaves.
Inscription
IN GRATEFUL MEMORY/ OF THE OLD BOYS OF/ DUCIE AVENUE CENTRAL/ SCHOOL WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 1919/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Acheson, S
Adams, F. E
Aiken, H
Alker, R. V
Allan, E. R
Allwood, H. W
Arnold, A
Atkinson, W
Austin, H
Ayres, J. C
See details for all 124 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 124
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 124
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 1500mm, width 620mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
1998/9: Restored for the opening of the building it is now in by the HRH Prince of Wales
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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