West Jesmond Presbyterians - WW1

Our reference
17821
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator

Current location

JESMOND UNITED REFORMED CHURCH,Burdon Terrace,West Jesmond,Newcastle Upon Tyne,Tyne And Wear,England
OS Grid Ref.: NZ 252 658
Denomination: United Reformed

Description

ORNATE BOARD WITH ELABORATELY CAST FIGURES (SEE BELOW) IN THE ROUND SET WITHIN THE PLAQUE ABD SEPARATED BY TWISTED PILASTRES. AT THE TOP OF EACH COLUMN IS AN ANGEL AND AT THE BASE IS THE HEAD OF A CHERUB. INSCRIPTION IN RELIEF BELOW THEM FIGURES ARE OF, LEFT TO RIGHT, A SOLDIER AND KNEELING NURSE; ST GEORGE; CHRIST ON THE CRUCIFIX WITH TWO ANGLES KNEELING AT HIS FEET; ST MICHAEL; A SAILOR AND MOTHER AND CHILD SEATED

Inscription

NO MAN LIVETH UNTO HIMSELF / NO MAN DIETH UNTO HIMSELF / (NAMES) / 1914 - 1919

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: 0
Died: 25
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: surname,forename

Component

First World War memorial
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund / scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

Reference

THE BEST A HISTORY OF H H MARTYN & SONS by WHITAKER, JOHN 296,302 Source: Image Library NIWM Published:THE AUTHOR 1985 CHELTENHAM

Reference

WMSJ1.9

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Archive for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this will be included in the record during 2015.

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