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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Chester
Town
Rowton
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
English Civil Wars (1642-1651)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 24 September 1995
    Attended by: His Grace The Duke of Westminster DL
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66436
Current location

Claypits Lane
Rowton
Chester
Cheshire
CH3 6AD
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 44661 64169
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A circular blue plaque with a white border and white lettering. The Chester Coat of Arms is at the centre.
Inscription
THE ENGLISH CIVIL WAR/ ERECTED BY ROWTON PARISH COUNCIL/ DURING THE DIVIDED LOYALTIES CAMPAIGN IN 1995/ INAUGURATED BY HIS GRACE THE DUKE OF WESTMINSTER/ ON THE 350th ANNIVERSARY 24th SEPTEMBER 1995./ FUNDED BY DONATIONS FROM CHESTER CITY COUNCIL/ NWS BANK PLC, THE PARISH COUNCILS OF CHRISTLETON/ LITTLETON, ROWTON/ WAVERTON/ AND BY PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION./ THE BATTLE OF ROWTON MOOR 24th SEPTEMBER 1645
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • English Civil Wars (1642-1651)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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