SJ8294 : St Werburgh's Church

taken 2 years ago, near to Chorlton-Cum-Hardy, Manchester, Great Britain

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St Werburgh's Church
St Werburgh's Church

The church was founded in 1900. Prior to the Normandy invasion in 1944, St Werburgh's Church Hall was used as a base for US army legal staff billeted in nearby houses before they went over to Germany with the occupation forces to deal with war crimes.

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SJ8294, 25 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 1 October, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 12 May, 2017
Geographical Context
Religious sites 
Date (from Tags)
1944  1900 
Place (from Tags)
Chorlton-Cum-Hardy 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8231 9405 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:26.5752N 2:16.0673W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8232 9402
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Parish Church  US Army 

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