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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Gateshead
Town
Windy Nook
County
Tyne And Wear
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42176
Current location

JUNCTION OF WINDY NOOK RD AND CARR HILL RD
ST ALBANS CHURCH
Windy Nook Rd
Windy Nook
Gateshead
Tyne And Wear
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 270 600
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
OCTAGONAL PILLAR WITH SIX PLAQUES SET IN TWO ROWS OF THREE ON THREE SIDES OF IT
Inscription
EUROPEAN/ WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ THESE TABLET'S (SIC) ARE ERECTED TO/ THE ILLUSTRIOUS/ MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF THIS/ PARISH WHO LAID/ DOWN THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ GREATER LOVE HATH/ NO MAN THAN/ THIS, THAT A MAN/ LAY DOWN HIS LIFE/ FOR HIS FRIENDS./ JOHN XV 13./ (NAMES)/ REMEMBER/ ALSO BEFORE GOD/ THOSE WHO DIED IN/ WORLD WAR/ 1939 - 194/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Amett, Robert B
Armstrong, Richard L
Ashcroft, James
Avery, Robert
Baggeley, Frederick
Barker, Thomas T
Beattie, Isaac
Bell, George
Bickerton, John T
Bickerton, William R
See details for all 108 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 70
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 70
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 70
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 70
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Pillar
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Reference
  • CDW95.01

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