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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Salford
Town
Patricroft
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
45501
Current location

131
United Reformed Church
Shakespeare Crescent
Patricroft
Salford
Greater Manchester
M30 0PE
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 76660 98534
Denomination: Congregational

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Description
Marble tablet with black inscribed lettering. At top centre an engraved crown of thorns, a palm branch and an unsheathed sword.
Inscription
THIS TABLET IS ERECTED/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN EVER LOVING MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR/ 1914-1919/WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/IN THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR/1914-1919/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN/ THAN THIS, THAT HE LAY DOWN/ HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Britain, Arthur
Brogden, Jeffrey
Chapman, John
Davenport, William
Dawson, John
Fishwick, William
Gerrard, William
Hewson, Joseph
Houghton, Burton
Hughes, John T
See details for all 17 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenameS
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth C 1 IN, height C 41 IN, width C 21 IN
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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