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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Macclesfield
Town
Macclesfield
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
52381

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Current location

Silk Museum
Park Lane
Macclesfield
Macclesfield
Cheshire
SK11 6TJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 91776 73270
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Christ Church
    Bridge Street
    Macclesfield
    Macclesfield
    Cheshire
    SK11 6PJ
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 91403 73528
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Tytherington High School
    Manchester Road
    Macclesfield
    Macclesfield
    Cheshire
    SK10 2EE
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 916 747
    Denomination: Undefined
  • King's School
    Cumberland Street
    Macclesfield
    Macclesfield
    Cheshire
    SK11 8HH
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 910 730
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Beech Lane Wesleyan Church
    Beech Lane
    Macclesfield
    Macclesfield
    Cheshire
    SK10 2DX
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Methodist
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Description
A wooden panel.
Inscription
THESE GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ (Names)/ "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAT THIS/ THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Booth, John J
Bradbury, Duncan
Brindley, James
Brough, Lionel
Burgess, Frank
Clarke, Frank
Gidman, Fred
Grimshaw, George H
Hobson, Fred
Mayers, Harold
See details for all 13 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 900MM, width 600MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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