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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Communion or altar ware
District
Alnwick
Town
Alnwick
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33702
Current location

14
Bailiffgate Museum
Bailiffgate
Alnwick
Alnwick
Northumberland
NE66 1LX
England

OS Grid Ref: NU 18512 13633
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • United Reformed Church
    Embleton
    Alnwick
    Northumberland
    England

    OS Grid Ref: NU 230 226
    Denomination: United Reformed
Description
Oak Communion wine tray of two layers, the top one pierced to receive individual wine glasses. The handle is raised on two silver stems. The inscription is on a small silver tablet, roughly shaped like a shield, which is attached to one side. The names are listed in two columns in Roman capitals
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO DIED FOR US IN/ THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Carss, John William
Douglas, Arthur James
Dunn, Robert
Miller, Robert John
Thompson, Walter
Wade, George Ewart
Watson, John
See details for all 7 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Communionware
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak, Silver
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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