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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
St Helens
Town
Peasley Cross
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
53089
Current location

PEASLEY CROSS UNITED REFORMED CHURCH
Beaufort St
Peasley Cross
St Helens
Merseyside
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 523 943
Denomination: United Reformed

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Previous locations
  • CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
LARGE BLACK GLASS PLAQUE WITH GOLD COLOURED INSCRIPTION MOUNTED TO WALL AND SMALL INDIVIDUAL WOODEN BOARD ATTACHED UNDERNEATH A GREEN AND RED WREATH PAINTED ON GLASS PLAQUE EACH SIDE OF THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO DIED
Inscription
TOP SECTION: PEASLEY CROSS CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH/ (NAMES)/ GAVE THEIR LIVES/ THEIR NAME LIVETH UNTO ALL GENERATIONS BELOW: (NAMES)/ REV. WILLIAM HUNT/ MINISTER 1906-1918./ IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEN/ OF THIS CHURCH WHO SERVED IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ REV. NORMAN GRAVES/ MINISTER/ TO FIGHT FOR FREEDOM IS TO FIGHT FOR CHRIST. BOARD ATTACHED UNDERNEATH: D. KAY/ 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Blake, S
Brockley, T
Brotherton, E
Brown, R
Bullough, S
Davenport, P
Evans, F
Fairclough, A
Fairclough, E
Fairclough, F
See details for all 67 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 74
    Served and returned: 65
    Died: 9
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Glass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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