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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Darlington
Town
Darlington
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
41908
Current location

Darlington Railway Centre & Museum
North Road Station
Darlington
Darlington
Durham
DL3 6ST
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 289 155
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Robert Stephenson and Co Works
    Wylam Avenue
    Darlington
    Darlington
    Durham
    DL1 2FB
    England

    OS Grid Ref: NZ 300 165
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Rectangular, framed, plaque with a sword to the left with bindings. Names in relief to the right in three columns.
Inscription
TO THE MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM THESE WORKS WHO FELL FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918./ (Names)/ THIS TABLET IS DEDICATED BY ROBERT STEPHENSON & CO LIMITED/ PRO PATRIA/ LET THOSE WHO COME AFTER SEE TO IT THAT THEIR NAMES ARE NOT FORGOTTEN
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, W B
Archbold, W
Bailey, S
Bamlett, R
Benbow, J F
Bexfield, A E
Bowran, T D
Coates, W
Collier, R A
Curtis, G O S
See details for all 45 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 45
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 45
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 400mm, height 700mm, width 1060mm
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate
Reference
  • North East War Memorials Project CDD40.36

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