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Memorial details

Memorial type
Memorial homes / Alms houses
District
Castle Morpeth
Town
West Thirston
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
John Burn junior of Felton
Ceremony
  • Opened
    Date: Mar/Apr 1923
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33458
Current location

Nurses' Home
Bridge End
The Peth
West Thirston
Castle Morpeth
Northumberland
NE65 9ED
England

OS Grid Ref: NU 18545 00273
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
District Nurse's Home, which is a 2 storey terraced house (now a private house) with dedicatory tablet over the front door,with sans serifs capital lettering
Inscription
NURSES HOME/ IN MEMORY OF THE/ UNRETURNED BRAVE/ 1914 - 1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Building
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone, Slate
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Commissioned by Mrs Bainbridge of Eshott Hall for the Felton & District Nursing Association
Reference
  • MORPETH HERALD 06-04-1923
  • Illustrated Chronicle 18/4/1923
  • ALNWICK AND COUNTY GAZETTE 07-04-1923

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