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Memorial details

Memorial type
Other memorial
District
Easington
Town
Thornley in Easington
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Opened
    Date: Jan 1921
    Attended by: Mr. M.F. Stephenson of Wheatley Hill
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
10295
Previous locations
  • Primitive Methodist Church
    Bow Street
    Thornley in Easington
    Easington
    Durham
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Methodist
Description
Piano of panelled oak. In the centre is a brass plaque bearing the dedication.
Inscription
Sacred to the memory of / (names)/Greater love hath no man than this./Also as a thank offering to the 52 men who safely returned. Primitive Methodist Church, Thornley.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Coldwell, P J
Griffiths, H
Rivers, Geo S
Smith, Edward
Wick, W
Wood, W
See details for all 6 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Other structure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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