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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tameside
Town
Mossley
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
45215
Current location

St George's Church
Stamford Street
Mossley
Tameside
Greater Manchester
OL5 0EL
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 96883 02235
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • St George's School
    Mossley
    Tameside
    Greater Manchester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
WHITE MARBLE TABLET CARVED IN THE SHAPE OF A SCROLL AND MOUNTED ONTO A DARKER STONE BACKBOARD. CARVED INSCRIPTION. CROSSED SWORDS CARVED AT THE TOP OF THE TABLET
Inscription
THIS ROLL OF HONOUR IS ERECTED/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN GRATITUDE/ FOR THE SAFE RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING/ SCHOLARS OF THIS SCHOOL WHO SERVED IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barlow, Fred
Booth, Donald
Clayton, James
Clayton, Thomas
Croston, James
Dransfield, Samuel
Ford, William
Greenwood, Fred
Hulley, Thomas
Hunt, Fred
See details for all 25 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 25
    Served and returned: 25
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
History
2001: SOME OF THE LETTERING IS HARD TO READ DUE TO WEATHERING AS THE MEMORIAL WAS ORIGINALLY KEPT OUTSIDE
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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