At present no image of this war memorial is available for online display. If you have a photograph of this war memorial, please send it to memorials@iwm.org.uk for inclusion on the Register. The image will be credited to yourself and free for reuse for non-commercial purposes by others under the IWM Non Commercial Licence.

Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Alnwick
Town
Alnwick
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MARTINS OF CHELTENHAM (Manufacturer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 12 October 1921
    Attended by: Duke of Northumberland
  • Dedicated
    Date: 12 October 1921
    Attended by: Revd W R Fairclough, Vicar of South Charlton
  • Show More (1)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33420
Current location

Duke's Middle School
Hope House Lane
Alnwick
Alnwick
Northumberland
NE66 1UN
England

OS Grid Ref: NU 18720 12847
Denomination: Undefined

View location on Google Maps
Description
Wall mounted Bronze Plaque. There is a narrow border with Tudor roses at intervals. At the top is the school badge (the Percy crescent enclosing two lockets, raised and gilded on a red and blue background) illuminated in heraldic colours, and circled by a wreath of laurel and oak leaves. The names are in 5 columns, using raised Roman capitals throughout. At the bottom the words "Their name liveth for evermore" are raised in half relief on a cast ribbon.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THE OLD BOYS OF THIS SCHOOL/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allison, J
Baxter, R
Beattie, W M
Beverley, C
Bickerton, W
Borrell, L
Brown, W
Butters, J K
Carlisle, T F B
Chrisp, T
See details for all 69 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 69
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 69
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height C 2FT, width C 4FT
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: £130

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.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-33420

For queries, please contact memorials@iwm.org.uk.