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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Durham
Town
Croxdale
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
41873
Current location

ST BARTHOLOMEWS CHURCH
Croxdale
Durham
Durham
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 260 360
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
LIGHT OAK REREDOS WITH COPIES OF PAINTINGS IN THE THREE MAIN PANELS. PAINTED INCSRIPTION. ADDITIONAL PLAQUE RECORDS THE MEMORIALS ORIGINAL LOCATION IN THE LEFT PANEL IS A COPY OF DALI'S PICTURE OF CHRIST ON THE CROSS ABOVE THE WORLD. IN THE CENTRE PANEL IS A COPY OF SUTHERLAND'S CHRIST IN GLORY FROM COVENTRY CATHEDRAL. IN THE RIGHT PANEL IS A COPY OF THE VIRGIN OF THE ROCKS BY LEONARDO DA VINCI
Inscription
REREDOS: IN MEMORY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918. TO SAVE THE WORLD FROM CRUEL OPPRESSION (NAMES) WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN (...) THE PEACE AND SHARE HIS GLORY PLAQUE: THIS WAS THE REREDOS FROM ST MICHAEL AT HETT
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
O'connell, Daniel
Wilkinson, Thomas Hall
Wilson, John
See details for all 3 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Reredos
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • CDC104.02

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