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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Macclesfield
Town
Adlington
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: October 2012
    Attended by: Local Clergy/ Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66417
Current location

Brookledge Lane/ Roundy Lane
Adlington
Macclesfield
Cheshire
SK10 4JX
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 925 802
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A round-topped tablet on a rectangular base, backed by a circular rough-hewn stone. There is a carved dove of peace at the top of the tablet, carrying an olive branch. The names and dedication are written in black lettering.
Inscription
THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ 1914 - 1918/ (Names)/ 1939 - 1945/ (Names)/ "WE WILL REMEMBER THEM."
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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