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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tynedale
Town
Hexham
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
Napoleonic Wars (1803-1814), British East India Company Campaigns (1757-1858)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34130
Current location

St Mary's Roman Catholic Church
Hencotes
Hexham
Tynedale
Northumberland
HE46 2EA
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 93382 63869
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Description
TALL FAMILY SHRINE WITH GABLED ROOF. CONTAINS ELABORATE CRUCIFIX FLANKED BY TWO SMALL ICONS. Brass Plaque with many family names. This is a family memorial. At the top is a coat of arms of a shield crossed, presumably of the Kirsopp Family. The lettering is in Gothic painted black, with capitals and names enamelled in red.
Inscription
FOR YOUR CHARITY PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF/ (NAMES OF MILITARY CASUALTIES ONLY)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Livingstone, David
Livingstone, Francis
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • Napoleonic Wars (1803-1814)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, date of death,regiment,place of death,forename,age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
  • British East India Company Campaigns (1757-1858)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, date of death ,place of death,forename,age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: height 950mm, width 245mm
    Materials: Brass
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Reference
  • WMSH51.28

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