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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Salford
Town
Eccles
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
45466
Current location

Congregational Church
Wellington Road
Eccles
Salford
Greater Manchester
M30 9AD
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 77851 98907
Denomination: Congregational

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Previous locations
  • At the east end
    Weaste United Reformed Church
    Weaste Lane
    Weaste
    Salford
    Greater Manchester
    M5 5JQ
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 79620 99166
    Denomination: United Reformed
Description
Rectangular brass plaque with curved top mounted onto a wooden backboard. Wreath placed around the names of the fallen.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD THIS TABLET WAS/ ERECTED IN HONOURED MEMORY/ OF THE MEN CONNECTED WITH THIS CHURCH WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ ALSO IN HONOUR OF THE FOLLOWING MEN WHO SERVED/ THEIR COUNTRY/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alker, C E
Armitage, H
Baillie, D M
Barlow, S G
Bates, G
Bates, H D
Bates, H R
Beck, J H
Bennett, A
Bennett, W H
See details for all 112 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 112
    Served and returned: 103
    Died: 9
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname, initals of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 650MM, width 920MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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