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Reference WMO/284251



Church Road/Manchester Road


M29 7BG


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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Roadside
Description: Latin cross
  • Metal Iron
  • Other Concrete
  • Stone Granite
Lettering: Incised
  • Non-Specific Conflict
About the memorial: A white-painted steel Latin cross decorated with metal poppies, and with the words 'For the Fallen' written on the cross-piece. The cross is set in concrete, with granite rocks decorated with more poppies, piled around its base, and is enclosed by iron railings, with the words 'Lest we Forget' written across the front panel. Dedicated 2019.
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On the cross: For the Fallen On the railings: Lest We Forget

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