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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Macclesfield
Town
Chelford
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
WILLIAM MORRIS & CO (Builder)
John Henry Dearle (Designer)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
56972
Current location

On the South Wall
St John's Church
Holmes Chapel Road
Chelford
Macclesfield
Cheshire
SK11 9AQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 81892 74052
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Stained glass window and associated bronze plaque
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919, WHOSE NAMES ARE LISTED BELOW. Bronze plaque: (Names) "GRANT THEM, O LORD, ETERNAL REST AND LET LIGHT PERPETUAL SHINE UPON THEM". Exact line spacing unknown
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 18
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
History
Recently cleaned
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Responsibility
Church Authorities

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