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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hall / Institute
District
Chester Le Street
Town
Kimblesworth
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 07th May 1924
    Attended by: COL W C BLACKETT MBE
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42005
Current location
  • Kimblesworth
    Chester Le Street
    Durham
    England

    OS Grid Ref: NZ 261 469
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
RED BRICK BUILDING, PEBBLE DASHED WITH RED PANTILE ROOF. NAME OF HALL ABOVE MAIN DOOR. PLAQUES INSIDE.
Inscription
(ON HALL) KIMBLESWORTH/ COLLIERY/ MEMORIAL HALL/ 1924 (ON WW1 PLAQUE) TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND/ IN MEMORY/ OF THE EMPLOYEES/ AT KIMBLESWORTH COLLIERY/ WHO MADE THE SUPREME/ SACRIFICE/ (NAMES)/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS,/ THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS/ FRIENDS. 1914/ 1919 (ON WW2 PLAQUE)TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF/ THOSE OF THIS PARISH WHO DIED IN WORLD WAR II 1939 - / 1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • CDK24.01

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