Mancunian deaths since 1945, St. Peter’s Square – Manchester, UK
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N 53° 28.727 W 002° 14.587
30U E 550231 N 5925799
Quick Description: A simple plaque on a small stone plinth in St. Peter’s Square Manchester honouring Mancunians.
Location: North West England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 3/31/2011 11:50:19 AM
Waymark Code: WMB3JF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member dejf75
Views: 4

Long Description:
Mancunian is an adjective meaning a native or resident of Manchester.
Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

In Honor Of: Mancunians who have died since 1945

Marker Text:
To the honour and memory of mancunians who have given their lives in other conflicts since 1945


Who Put it Here?: Uknown

Description of Memorial:
This small plaque stands near to the World War I & II Cenotaph at the rear of Manchester Town Hall The site is near to St. Peter’s Square station on the Metrolink light rail system. At this point the trams are running on rails embedded in the road. The memorial originally stood next to the nearby St. Peter's Cross, but was moved to its current position when the tram network was expanded and a new line installed in the square.


Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

Date of dedication: Not listed

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