Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Blyth Valley
Town
Blyth
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
33568

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    Blyth Conservative Club
    Croft Road
    Blyth
    Blyth Valley
    Northumberland
    NE24 2JL
    England

    OS Grid Ref: NZ 31430 81423
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Mahogany Board in a frame made of timbers from HMS Britannia (there is a small brass plaque on the left hand side of the frame recording this fact)
Inscription
Board-FOR GOD, KING AND COUNTRY/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ (names in 2 columns)/* THE HEROIC DEAD Brass Plaque- MADE FROM TIMBER/REMOVED FROM/H.M.S. BRITANNIA/CADET TRAINING SHIP/AT DARTMOUTH/1869 1905
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alderson, A S
Atkinson, W E R
Bailey, W H
Bingham, Dr.
Blackburn, T B
Bowmaker, W
Chicken, M
Corner, E S
Cumming, F
Davidson, W
See details for all 49 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 49
    Served and returned: 42
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 875mm, width 650mm
    Materials: Wood - Mahogany
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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