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Memorial details

Memorial type
Street shrine
District
South Tyneside
Town
South Shields
County
Tyne And Wear
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17850
Current location

ST STEPHENS CHURCH
Mile End Road
South Shields
South Tyneside
Tyne And Wear
NE33 2AE
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 36176 67843
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Wellington St
    South Shields
    South Tyneside
    Tyne And Wear
    NE29 0TA
    England

    OS Grid Ref: NZ 35489 68328
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
STREET SHRINE FORMED BY BRASS PLAQUES MOUNTED ONTO BLACK PAINTED WOODEN FRAME WITH OCTAGONAL DORIC COLUMNS SUPPORTING AN ENTABLATURE.
Inscription
In large type: 1914 1918 In smaller type located between the dates: ERECTED IN HONOUR OF THE MEN OF WELLINGTON STREET/WHO FOUGHT AND DIED IN THE GREAT WAR/"THEIR GLORY LIVETH EVERMORE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Addison, J
Addison, S
Alder, A
Alderson, J A
Armstrong, W
Atkinson, R
Battye, C
Battye, J
Bennet, J E
Bennett, F
See details for all 143 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 143
    Served and returned: 127
    Died: 16
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • CDS86.25

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