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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Castle Morpeth
Town
Ponteland
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 30th September 1923
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34175
Current location

ST MARY THE VIRGIN CHURCH
Ponteland
Castle Morpeth
Northumberland
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 167 730
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
WALL-MOUNTED MARBLE TABLET WITH ALABASTER PATTRESS. SURROUND IS TOPPED WITH FINIALS WITH DECORATIVE CARVINGS AT SIDES. BLACK LETTERING.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN/ FROM PONTELAND WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ MAY THEY REST IN PEACE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baldwin, Herbert G
Barnes, David J
Battensby, Samuel
Bone, Stanley R
Brighton, Walter
Brown, Thomas
Caughey, William J
Crozier, John
Emms, George T
Gibson, Thomas
See details for all 40 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 40
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 40
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Alabaster
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1330MM, width 840MM
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Reference
  • WMSP12.8

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