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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Eden
Town
Alston
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Lawson and Sons of Carlisle, J H Martindale FRIBA
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 6 September 1921
    Attended by: Bishop of Newcastle
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34313
Current location

St Augustines Church
Front St
Alston
Eden
Cumbria
CA9 3QW
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 71837 46535
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
CHANCEL SCREEN WITH DEDICATORY INSCRIPTION ACROSS THE TOP OF IT AND NAMES CARVED ON THE PANELS BELOW
Inscription
Screen: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF ALL FROM THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 THIS CHANCEL SCREEN WAS ERECTED IN THE JUBILEE YEAR OF THIS CHURCH 1920 Panels: (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbott, Henry
Alderson, Albert E
Archer, Thomas
Atkinson, Robert
Beadle, Errington
Bennett, James
Brown, William C
Collinson, Joseph
Cranston, John R
Dawson, Walter
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: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Screen
    Measurements: depth 140mm, height 2700mm, width 5400mm
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: depth inset, height 710mm, width 270mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • WMSA37.01
  • Carlisle Journal 9/9/1921 page 5d
  • HEXHAM COURANT by N/A 13th September 1996 Source: Media Library Published:N/A HEXHAM, NORTHUMBERLAND
  • NEWCASTLE DAILY JOURNAL by N/A 16th August 1920 Source: Media Library Published:N/A NEWCASTLE

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