Wingrove Council School - WW1

WM reference
71397
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

School foyer
Wingrove Primary School
Hadrian Road
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Tyne And Wear
NE4 9HP
England
OS Grid Ref.: NZ 22570 64802
Denomination: Undefined

Description

Rectangular plaque with rounded top. The plaque is framed, and set upon a wooden backboard of the same shape. The plaque features a raised decorative wreath at the top centre, with raised lettering for the dedication. The backboard has decorative carvings at the top centre also.

Inscription

THESE PUPILS AND TEACHERS LEFT ALL/ THAT WAS DEAR TO THEM,/ FACED DANGER AND FINALLY/ GAVE THEIR OWN LIVES THAT/ OTHERS MIGHT LIVE IN FREEDOM/ (Names)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 17
Served and returned: 0
Died: 17
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Surname, forename
Order of information: Alphabetical by surname

Component

Plaque
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Metal
Listed?: No

Component

Backboard
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Wood
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

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