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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Castle Morpeth
Town
Pontelnad
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
Non-Combat Deaths
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34172
Current location

ST MARY THE VIRGIN CHURCH
Pontelnad
Castle Morpeth
Northumberland
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 167 730
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
LIMESTONE TABLET. ELABORATELY CARVED WITH LIONS FEET AT BASE. COAT OF ARMS CARVED AT TOP SURROUNDED BY FLAGS AND SEAFARING EQUIPMENT.
Inscription
TO THE MEMORY OF/ RICHARD NEWTON OGLE, ESQ./ CAPTAIN IN THE 70TH REGIMENT OF/ INFANTRY AND AIDE DE CAMP TO/ GENERAL SIR CHARLES GREY IN THE/ CONQUEST OF MARTINICO/ AND GUADELOUPE WHO DIED ON/ QUITTING THE LATTER ISLAND/ OF THE INFECTIOUS/ FEVER ON BOARD/ THE BOYNE AD 1794 AGED 25 YEARS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Non-Combat Deaths
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Limestone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • WMSP12.6

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