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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Oldham
Town
Shaw
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44973
Current location

SHAW UNITED REFORMED CHURCH
Rochdale Rd
Shaw
Oldham
Greater Manchester
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 930 080
Denomination: United Reformed

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Description
THREE WHITE MARBLE TABLETS MOUNTED ONTO A GREY MARBLE BACKBOARD. INSCRIPTION IN GOLD LETTERING
Inscription
CENTRE TABLET: ERECTED IN MEMORY OF/ THE MEN/ WHO SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ THE ABOVE/ HAVE MADE THE/ SUPREME/ SACRIFICE LEFT AND RIGHT HAND TABLETS: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bates, H
Bennett, W
Boulton, H
Bradbury, T
Brierley, J
Chadwick, G
Clarke, C
Clarke, W B
Cooper, E
Cooper, J
See details for all 64 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 72
    Served and returned: 64
    Died: 8
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 1IN, height 29IN, width 30.5IN
    Materials: Marble - Grey
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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