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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Castle Morpeth
Town
Hartburn
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 01st August 1921
    Attended by: COL E P A RIDDELL CMG, DSO
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33921
Current location

South Aisle
St Andrew's Church
Hartburn
Castle Morpeth
Northumberland
NE61 4JB
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 09021 86022
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Stone Tablet with a wide string edged border which features the regimental badges of the fallen men. There are small floral bosses of Tudoe roses regularly spaced between them. The whole border is carved in half relief. At centre top is an incised cross on either side of which is the exhortation in archaic capitals. The dedication and names are in Roman capitals
Inscription
REMEMBER / THE LOVE / OF THEM / THAT / CAME NOT / HOME / FROM THE WAR/TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN/HONOURED MEMORY/OF THE MEN/FROM THIS PARISH/WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/IN THE GREAT WAR/1914-1919/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Grossick, R
Hall, W
Hedley, W
Mather, I
Robinson, J
Storey, H
Womack, S
Wrigley, W
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank, decorations, regiment
    Order of information: rank THEN surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 840mm, width 760mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Morpeth Herald 12/8/1921

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