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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Durham
Town
Durham
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 02nd October 1921
    Attended by: RELATIVES/FRIENDS OF THE FALLEN
  • Dedicated
    Date: 02nd October 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
41934
Current location

IN THE CHURCHYARD
ST JOHNS CHURCH
Durham
Durham
Durham
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 270 420
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
TAPERING PLINTH, SURMOUNTED BY TAPERING SHAFT AND ROUGH HEWN CELTIC CROSS. INSCRIPTION ON TWO SIDES OF THE PLINTH
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN HONOUR OF THE BRAVE MEN WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES) 12 O'CLOCK FACE: 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 38
    Served and returned: 19
    Died: 19
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 42
    Served and returned: 21
    Died: 21
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: £110 0S 0D

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • CDD47.29

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