Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Durham
Town
Durham
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
41939

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Current location

ON THE LANDING WALL IN FRONT OF THE STAIRS
NORTH ROAD METHODIST CHURCH
Durham
Durham
Durham
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 270 320
Denomination: Methodist

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Previous locations
  • JUBILEE METHODIST CHAPEL
    North Rd
    Durham
    Durham
    Durham
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
BRASS PLAQUE WITH ADDITONAL PART ADDED FOR WW2 NAMES. WHOLE IS MOUNTED ONTO A WOOD BACKBOARD WITH SHELF AT THE BASE. INCISED INSCRIPTION
Inscription
THIS TABLET/ IS ERECTED IN/ GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS/ OF THIS CONGREGATION/ WHO SACRIFICED/ THEIR LIVES IN THE/ EUROPEAN WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ LEST WE FORGET/ ALSO/ WORLD WAR/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Butterworth, William H
Hodgson, Hugh
Jackson, William
Robson, James A
Wade, John
Yule, Robert
See details for all 6 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename,regiment
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename,regiment
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • CDD47.32

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