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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Castle Morpeth
Town
Morpeth
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Maker
MESSRS EMLEY & SONS
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34167
Current location

ST MARY THE VIRGIN CHURCH
Morpeth
Castle Morpeth
Northumberland
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 167 730
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
WALL-MOUNTED WHITE MARBLE TABLET WITH GREY AND PINK MARBLE PATTRESS. INCISED BLACK LETTERING.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF/ WILLIAM JAMESON,/ SON OF JOHN AND BARBARA JAMESON,/ OF PONTELAND,/ PRIVATE IN THE IMPERIAL YEOMANRY,/ WHO SERVED IN THE BOER WAR, AND WAS KILLED/ IN ACTION AT DOORN RIVER, SOUTH AFRICA,/ ON NOVEMBER 5TH 1900, AGED 28 YEARS./ THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED BY HIS FRIENDS TO SHOW THEIR REGRAD FOR A BRAVE MAN/ WHO LIVED IN THE FEAR OF GOD/ AND DIED IN THE SERVICE OF HIS COUNTRY.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,place of birth,manner of death,age of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 935MM, width 1075MM
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Reference
  • WMSP12.3

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