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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Castle Morpeth
Town
Whalton
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 23rd May 1920
    Attended by: Major General Wilkinson
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 21 Jun 1920
    Attended by: Undefined
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34207
Current location

St Mary Magdalene Church
Whalton
Castle Morpeth
Northumberland
NE61 3UP
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 13070 81303
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
WOODEN SCREEN DIVIDING TOWER FROM NAVE. DEDICATION CARVED ABOVE DOOR. NAMES CARVED ON DOOR.
Inscription
DULCE ET DECORUM EST PRO PATRIA MORI/ IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS/ PARISH WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-19/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Appleby, Robert Swan
Elliott, John
Grieve, Thomas
Lawson, William
Mcnally, James
Rochester, William Davidson
Smith, Ralph Eustace
See details for all 7 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, date of death, regiment, forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Screen
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Morpeth Herald 28/5/1920 and 17/11/1922

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