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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wansbeck
Town
Bedlington
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 24th September 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Unveiled
    Date: 08th October 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33780
Current location

IN THE CHAPEL OF REMEBRANCE
ST CUTHBERTS CHURCH
Bedlington
Wansbeck
Northumberland
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 261 818
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
WOODEN BOARD DIVIDED INTO SIX PANELS. DEDICTORY INCSRIPTION AT THE TOP AND NAMES IN THE PANELS. INCISED INSCRIPTION IN WHITE PAINTED LETTERING
Inscription
TO THE HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR KING AND COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 THEIR FELLOW PARISHIONERS PLACE THEIR NAMES HERE/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Armstrong, J
Ayre, G F
Bell, J A
Bell, M
Brookes, E
Burns, J
Carroll, J
Charlton
Clark, J W
Collingwood, J R C
See details for all 86 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 85
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 85
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 3FT, width 9FT
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • SHIELDS DAILY NEWS by N/A 20-09-1921 Source: Media Library Published:N/A NORTHUMBERLAND
  • WMSB15.9
  • NEWCASTLE DAILY JOURNAL by N/A 25-08-1920 Source: Media Library Published:N/A NEWCASTLE
  • ALNWICK AND COUNTY GAZETTE by N/A 24-09-1921 Source: Media Library Published:N/A ALNWICK, NORTHUMBERLAND

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