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Memorial details

Memorial type
Composite
District
Durham
Town
Durham
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 7 December 1924
    Attended by: Bishop of Jarrow
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
10237
Current location

The former St Mary-le-Bow Church: Now Durham Museum & Heritage Centre
North Bailey
opposite bottom of Dun Cow Lane
Durham
Durham
Durham
DH1 3ET
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 27459 42177
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Brass Plaque recording the repair of a wooden screen. It has the city arms in colour at centre top. A small plain brass Latin cross is fixed to the top. The names are listed in 2 columns divided by a vertical line. Lettering is in Roman capitals for the dedication and Gothic lower case for the names
Inscription
THE SCREEN OF THIS CHURCH WAS REPAIRED IN PROUD/AND LOVING MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO LAID DOWN/THEIR LIVES FOR US IN THE YEARS 1914-1918/[names]/I THANK MY GOD UPON EVERY REMEMBRANCE OF YOU
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cadle, Ernest Geofrey
Cadle, Lawrence Miles
Cross, Charles
Lee, Arthur
Lee, Robert
Shafto, Arthur Duncombe
Shaw, Alfred
Wilson, Ralph Aylmer
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Screen
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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