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Captain H Taylor

WM reference
33826
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Current location

Chipchase Castle Chapel
minor road from Wark to Barrasford
Chipchase
Tynedale
Northumberland
NE48 3NT
England
OS Grid Ref.: NY 88359 75700
Denomination: Church of England

Description

Stained glass window of single light, depicting the Angel of the Lord appearing to Mary Magdalene outside the sepulchre after the Resurrection. Below them is the text “He is not here for he is risen” painted in gilded Roman capitals. Below this is the dedication, set on a pennant. In the centre is a diamond shape which contains the badge of the Scots Guards. The lettering is in black Roman capitals.

Inscription

IN MEMORIAM/ CAPTAIN HUGH TAYLOR/ SCOTS GUARDS/ BORN CHRISTMAS EVE 1880/ KILLED IN ACTION DEC. 18TH 1914

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Taylor, Hugh
See details

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 1
Served and returned: 0
Died: 1
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname, rank, date of death ,regiment,forename,manner of death
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Window
Condition: Good
Measurements: height 2720MM, width 1110MM
Materials: Stained Glass
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

WMSC31.1

Reference

http://www.newmp.org.uk/detail.php?contentId=6806

Reference

Hexham Parish Magazine January 1915 records the death of Capt. Hugh Taylor, 2nd Battn. Scots Guards.

Reference

In Silent Fortitude: In Memory of the Men of the North Tyne Valley who Fell in the Great War; Alan Isaac Grint; 2011; Ergo Press; ISBN 9780955751097

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