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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Castle Morpeth
Town
Netherwitton
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34153
Current location

in a fenced off enclosure
by the side of the road
near the bridge opposite Longwitton road end
Netherwitton
Castle Morpeth
Northumberland
NE61 4NU
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 09974 90205
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Stone wheel Cross with Celtic syle carved decoration on head and shaft, mounted on tapering stone pedestal. Square stepped stone base. Octagonal base step. Incised inscription.
Inscription
LEST WE FORGET/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, R
Anderson, W H
Barton, T
Davidson, J S
Dunn, J
Dunn, W
Foster, J P
Givens, D
Hope, J
Jordon, W P
See details for all 36 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 36
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 36
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, surname, initials of forenames, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height C 15FT
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
  • Pedestal
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Listing information
  • NETHERWITTON WAR MEMORIAL
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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