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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
North Tyneside
Town
North Shields
County
Tyne And Wear
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
GOWEL AND GATTIS
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 09th November 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34343
Current location

NORTH SHIELDS METHODIST CHURCH
Hawkeys La
North Shields
North Tyneside
Tyne And Wear
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 347 689
Denomination: Methodist

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Previous locations
  • PRIMITIVE METHODIST CHURCH
    Saville La
    North Shields
    North Tyneside
    Tyne And Wear
    England

    OS Grid Ref: NZ 350 680
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
BRASS PLAQUE WITH OVAL SHAPED HEAD AND INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING. IT IS MOUNTED ONTO A WOODEN BACKBOARD. SINGLE LINE BORDER AROUND THE EDGE OF THE PLAQUE WREATH ETCHED AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE PLAQUE
Inscription
SAVILLE ST PRIMITIVE METHODIST CHURCH / NORTH SHIELDS / TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN / HONOUR OF THESE MEMBERS OF THIS CHURCH WHO SERVED / THEIR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE / GREAT WAR OF THE YEARS 1914 - 1919 / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abernethy, G
Abernethy, J
Abernethy, S
Abernethy, W
Addison, G E
Badger, W
Balbach, L
Banks, C
Banks, H
Banks, J
See details for all 66 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 66
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 66
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • SHIELDS DAILY NEWS by N/A 10-11-1921 Source: Media Library Published:N/A NORTHUMBERLAND
  • WMSN34.27

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