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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fittings
District
Gateshead
Town
Chopwell
County
Tyne And Wear
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 25th April 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Dedicated
    Date: 25th April 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42093
Current location

ST JOHNS CHURCH
Chopwell
Gateshead
Tyne And Wear
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 110 580
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Chancel screen and three-light stained glass window with dedicatory illuminated framed Roll of Honour. Chancel screen formed by six side arches and a single central arch. Figures un each light. Centre- the Crucifixion. Left- the Nativity. Right-The Resurrection with the Risen Christ appearing with a sleeping guard outside the tomb.
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND/ IN MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING MEN FROM/ THIS PARISH WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918, THE CHANCEL/ SCREEN AND STAINED GLASS EAST WINDOW/ IN THIS CHURCH HAVE BEEN ERECTED/ BY GRATEFUL PARISHIONERS/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allison, Tom
Angus, John T
Appleton, Frank R
Armory, Charles F
Armory, Joseph H
Armstrong, Arthur W
Armstrong, John J
Armstrong, Joseph T
Armstrong, Robert
Armstrong, Thomas W
See details for all 205 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 400
    Served and returned: 200
    Died: 200
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • NEWCASTLE DAILY JOURNAL by N/A 26 APR 1920 Source: Media Library Published:N/A NEWCASTLE
  • CDC92.03 & .04

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