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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Tameside
Town
Ashton-under-Lyne
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
45099
Current location

North West Corner
St James' Church
Union Street
Ashton-under-Lyne
Tameside
Greater Manchester
OL6 9NQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 94158 94432
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TWO LIGHT STAINED GLASS WINDOW WITH FIGURES DEPICTED IN IT. DEDICATORY INSCRIPTION ON THE WINDOW AND ILLUMINATED NAMES ON THE STONEWORK AROUND IT IN ONE LIGHT IS AN OLD MAN BEING SUPPORTED BY TWO OTHER MEN. IN THE OTHER LIGHT ARE YOUNG GIRLS PIPES AND TABORS
Inscription
WINDOW: VICTORY O LORD/ 1914 1919/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS CHURCH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR STONEWORK: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Andrew, Ernest
Andrew, John
Arnfield, Ernest
Bardsley, John
Bardsley, William
Bates, Thomas Henry
Bickerton, James Henry
Booth, George
Bowker, Ellis
Bowker, Gilbert
See details for all 102 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 102
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 102
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: height 3000MM, width 1500MM
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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