Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Blyth Valley
Town
Blyth
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33345

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Current location

Blyth Library
Bridge Street
Blyth
Blyth Valley
Northumberland
NE24 1DJ
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 31541 81524
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • Princess Louise County Secondary School (the re-named Senior Boys School0
    Princess Louise Road
    Blyth
    Blyth Valley
    Northumberland
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Square bronze plaque with incised white inscription in capital lettering. Using Roman capitals throughout. The names are listed in three columns.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY/ OF THE BOYS OF THIS SCHOOL/ WHO FELL IN THE WORLD WAR/ 1939 - 1945/ (names in 3 columns)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, K
Brownridge, R W
Clinton, J S
Gibson, W E
Gowan, J A
Haines, W
Hertwick, J E
Hunter, D
Hunter, W
Hurrell, W
See details for all 18 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 18
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 300mm, width 400mm
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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