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Memorial details

Memorial type
Garden
District
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Town
Newcastle Upon Tyne
County
Tyne And Wear
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Opened
    Date: 1949
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
48466
Current location

University of Newcastle
Claremont Walk
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Tyne And Wear
NE1 7RU
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 24697 65084
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Garden quadrangle with dedicatory round bronze plaque bearing crossed palm leaves top and bottom, fixed to a wall within the quadrangle.
Inscription
1914-18 1939-45 / THIS GARDEN QUADRANGLE / WAS LAID OUT IN 1949 IN / MEMORY OF ALL MEMBERS OF / THE NEWCASTLE DIVISION OF / THE UNIVERSITY OF DURHAM / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES / IN TWO WARS
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: width c. 610mm
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • WMSNUT065
  • North East War Memorials Project. www.newmp.org.uk/detail.php?contentId=7923 . Accessed 27 August 2019.

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