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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Sunderland
Town
South Hylton
County
Tyne And Wear
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
JOHN DOYLES (Builder)
JOHN DOYLES (Sculptor)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 16th August 1924
    Attended by: MAJ J R WIGHAM
  • Dedicated
    Date: 16th August 1924
    Attended by: REV PREBENDARY WYNNE WILLSON
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
60
Current location

RAILWAY TERRACE AND CAMBRIA STREET
Railway Terrace
South Hylton
Sunderland
Tyne And Wear
SR4
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 354 568
Denomination: Undefined

View location on Google Maps
Description
TWO STEPPED BASE SURMOUNTED BY CENOTAPH. INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING. SWORD IN RELIEF AT THE TOP OF THE 6 O'CLOCK FACE AND WREATH WITH BANNER ACROSS IT AT THE BASE OF THE MEMORIAL
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: 1914 1918 / (NAMES) / IN ABIDING / REMEMBRANCE / THE GREAT WAR 3 O'CLOCK FACE: 1939 / 1945 / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allison, J J
Anderson, M H
Barker, G
Barker, W
Barwick, W
Bell, W W
Bentley, J B
Browell, G
Burge, E
Burge, H
See details for all 41 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 41
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 41
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 23
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 23
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 1370MM, height C 3905MM, width 1830MM
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
  • War Memorial opposite Railway Terrace
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
History
1992: PLANS TO MOVE MEMORIAL BUT NO DETAILS SINCE THEN C 1990: LETTERING ON TWO OF THE WW1 NAMES WAS SLIGHTLY DEFACED AND THIS WAS REPAIRED
Costs

Memorial: C £100

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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