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Memorial details

Memorial type
Painting / Print
District
Tynedale
Town
Ovingham
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 22nd December 1921
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34120
Current location

St Mary the Virgin Church
Main Road
Ovingham
Tynedale
Northumberland
NE42 6AE
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 08495 63714
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Oil Painting of Virgin Mary in ornate brass frame. Hanging from the bottom of the frame is a small brass plaque bearing the inscription. The names are listed in two columns. The lettering is in Roman upper and lower case.
Inscription
IN GRATEFUL AND LOVING MEMORY / OF THE MEMBERS AND CHOIR / WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES) / AND IN REMEMBRANCE OF / THE COURAGE AND PATIENCE OF / THE WOMEN OF THE PARISH / 1914-1918. / WE PRAISE THEE, O GOD./Presented to the church by Jane Thorp, choirmaster, 1904-1921.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Harrison, Cecil
Rogers, William
Simpson, Charles W
Smith, Edward
Turner, Charles N
Turner, John
Vickers, Godfrey R
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
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Painting
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paint - Oil
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Presented to the church by Jane Thorp, choirmaster, 1904-1921.
Reference

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