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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Town
Gosforth
County
Tyne And Wear
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: October 1921
    Attended by: CLLR T N ARKLE
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34490
Current location

LH WALL OF ENTRANCE VESTIBULE TO HOUSING DEPT
COUNCIL OFFICES
High St
Gosforth
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Tyne And Wear
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 244 682
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
FRAMED PLAQUE WIDE PATTERNED BORDER OF CURLED LINES
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ EMPLOYEES OF GOSFORTH URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL./ ERECTED BY THE OFFICIALS AND WORKMEN OF THE COUNCIL,/ IN AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE/ "UNTIL THE DAY DAWNS."
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment,place of death,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 500MM, width 1000MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Reference
  • ALNWICK AND COUNTY GAZETTE by N/A 15/10/21 Source: Media Library Published:N/A ALNWICK, NORTHUMBERLAND
  • WMSG9.18
  • AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN: BRITISH FIRST WORLD WAR MEMORIALS by BOORMAN, DEREK 27 Source: Image Library NIWM Published:SESSIONS 1988 YORK

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