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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Chester Le Street
Town
Chester Le Street
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
41949
Current location

ST MARY AND ST CUTHBERTS CHURCH
Chester Le Street
Chester Le Street
Durham
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 270 510
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • UNIDENTIFIED BUILDING
    Main St
    Chester Le Street
    Chester Le Street
    Durham
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
VERY PLAIN TABLET
Inscription
LEST WE FORGET/ THIS MEMORIAL IS ERECTED IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF THOSE FROM/ CHESTER-LE-STREET WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adamson, J E
Alderson, C S
Anderson, J A
Archer, I
Armstrong, N
Atkinson, E J
Atkinson, F
Atkinson, S J
Bankhead, J
Barker, R
See details for all 264 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 264
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 264
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Grey
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: height 1760MM, width 1890MM
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • CDC105.15

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