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Memorial details

Memorial type
Clock or clock tower
District
Teesdale
Town
Forest In Teesdale
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
10355

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Current location

Methodist Chapel
B6277 south of the settlement
Forest In Teesdale
Teesdale
Durham
DL12 0XL
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 87103 29405
Denomination: Methodist

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Previous locations
  • Harwood
    Teesdale
    Durham
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Methodist
Description
Wall clock 1 foot 3 inches in diameter with figures in Roman numerals set in a dark oak case. There is a brass plaque fixed to the bottom edge which bears the dedication. Lettering is incised and blackened. Below this is another brass plaque. This has a wide raised edge with rounded interior corners. Lettering is hand painted using a mixture of letters.
Inscription
Plaque on clock rim: Placed in memory/of John Raine Anderson/Midge Holme Harwood aged 19 years/who died in military hospital at/Haubourdin France/on the 18th day of May 1918 Plaque below clock: To the/memory/of/John Raine Anderson/
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, John Raine
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Commemorations
  • 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,place of death,manner of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Clock
    Measurements: height 390mm dia
    Materials: Metal, Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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