St Michael's Lychgate

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Reference WMO/262578


St Michael's Churchyard

Church lane



East Cheshire

SY13 4LN


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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Lychgate
  • Stone Sandstone
  • Timber Timber (any)
Lettering: Incised
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Lychgate in Churchyard of St. Michael War Memorial Lychgate Grade II listed. Yellow sandstone ashlar with timber upper body and stone slate roof. Side walls of ashlar with ramped walls to each side and ending in piers with octagonal caps with moulded tops. Timber upper body with cambered tie beams to the gable ends at front and rear supported by angle braces. King post above this and arched braces with moulded bargeboards and bargepost. Angle braces inscribed 1914 at left and 1919 at right.
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"To the glory of God and in honoured memory of those of this parish who gave their lives for their country and whose names are recorded on the tablet in the church". "Ye who now live on mid English Pastures green, Remember us - and think what might have been".

Grade II (England)



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