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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Alnwick
Town
Rothbury
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
36551
Current location

All Saints Church
Rothbury
Alnwick
Northumberland
NE65 7UU
England

OS Grid Ref: NU 05704 01732
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Bronze Plaque. The centre panel is raised with a raised swirling pattern from the 4 corners to the outer edge. There is a single line border to the main panel bearing the inscription. The names are listed in a single column , the elaborate lettering is raised in half relief
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/THIS TABLET WAS SET UP IN THE YEAR/OF OUR SALVATION//1905 IN THANKFUL/REMEMBRANCE OF THOSE WHO WENT/FROM THE PARISH OF ROTHBURY TO SERVE/THEIR SOVEREIGN AND COUNTRY IN/SOUTH AFRICA IN THE YEARS 1899-1901/THEIR NAMES ARE WRITTEN BELOW/[names]/FIGHT THE GOOD FIGHT OF FAITH
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Davison, John
Davison, William
Dobson, Andrew Hedley
Farrage, James
Foreman, William
Hounan, John Edward
Hunter, Arthur
Marsden, William
Pagon, Thomas
Parmley, Thomas
See details for all 14 names
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 13
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank, regiment, date of death, place of death
    Order of information: rank
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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