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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
North Tyneside
Town
Wallsend
County
Tyne And Wear
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
METALLIC ENGRAVING CO. (Manufacturer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 14th July 1922
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34520

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Current location

ST LUKES CHURCH
Wallsend
North Tyneside
Tyne And Wear
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 299 663
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
STAINED GLASS WINDOW DEPICTING BIBLICAL SCENES.ASSOCIATED BRASS PLAQUE BEARS NAMES AND INSCRIPTION.
Inscription
(ON PLAQUE): TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF/ THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS OF THIS CHURCH AND/ PARISHIONERS WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ THE EAST WINDOW WAS ERECTED AND DEDICATED ON 14TH JULY 1922
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 271
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 271
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST LUKE
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Costs

Site: £500

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • SHIELDS DAILY NEWS by N/A Source: Media Library Published:N/A NORTHUMBERLAND
  • WMSW7.7

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