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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tynedale
Town
Great Whittington
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 24th January 1920
    Attended by: LT COL J R ROBB
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33932
Current location

Private House
Great Whittington
Tynedale
Northumberland
NE19 2HQ
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 00194 71521
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Methodist (originally Wesleyan Methodist) Chapel
    Great Whittington
    Tynedale
    Northumberland
    NE19 2HQ
    England

    OS Grid Ref: NZ 00194 71521
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Oak board with arched top and two narrow side panels. In the arched top is a laurel wreath carved in half relief, with the words "Pro Deo" incised above it. On the main centre panel, the dedication is set above the names. The names are incised individually on their own carved scrolls. All lettering is carved in Roman capitals and gilded.
Inscription
PRO DEO. IN MEMORY/ OF THE MEN WHO/ GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR KING AND/ COUNTRY IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Charlton, F
Longstaff, J L
Robson, J
Scott, T
Wilkinson, J
See details for all 5 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank, forename, decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 1200mm, width 600mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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