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Memorial details

Memorial type
Composite
District
North Tyneside
Town
Dudley
County
Tyne And Wear
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 15th September 1923
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Opened
    Date: 15th September 1923
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17773
Current location

MEDICAL CENTRE
Market St
Dudley
North Tyneside
Tyne And Wear
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 261 736
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Hospital associated with statue outside. Two-stepped abse and plinth surmounted by female figure in a long dress adn coat with left arm leaning on an anchor. Black inscription on front and sides of plinth.
Inscription
6 O'Clock Face: DUDLEY WAR MEMORIAL / THIS MONUMENT AND HOSPITAL / ARE ERECTED IN HONOURED MEMORY / OF OUR MEN WHO FELL IN THE / GREAT WAR 1914 -1918 / (Names) 3, 9 and 12 O'Clock Faces: (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Agan, W
Airley, J
Anderson, R B
Anderson, R H
Appleby, A
Appleby, J A
Appleby, T
Auther, M
Baron, J
Bartley, R
See details for all 78 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 58
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 58
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,decorations
    Order of information: surname,decorations,rank
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Sculpture
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Listing information
  • Dudley War Memorial
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
History
DATE UNKNOWN: THE HOSPITAL WAS DEMOLISHED AND WAS REPLACED BY THE SURGERY DATE UNKNOWN: THE STATUE WAS MOVED AS IT WAS BLOCKING THE NEW ENTRANCE TO THE SUGERY; PART OF THE ANCHOR HAS BROKEN OFF AND STAR ON THE FIGURE'S FOREHEAD IS MISSING
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Reference
  • MORPETH HERALD by N/A 30/01/1920 23/04/1920 11/03/1921 04/05/1923 14/09/1923 Source: Media Library Published:N/A MORPETH, NORTHUMBERLAND
  • WMSD34.1 AND 34

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