Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Lectern or desk
District
Eden
Town
Nenthead
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66883

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Current location

St John's Church
Nenthead
Eden
Cumbria
CA9 3DS
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 74520 41516
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • St Andrew's Church
    Gateshead
    Gateshead
    Northumberland
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
Wooden Lectern with a sloped top- the dedication is on the top edge of this sloped reading surface
Inscription
THIS LECTERN IN ST ANDREW’S CHURCH GATESHEAD IS LOVINGLY DEDICATED/TO THE SERVICE OF ALMIGHTY GOD AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE/MEMBERS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY 1914-1918
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
Components
  • Lectern
    Measurements: depth 420mm, height 1570mm, width 460mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Church Guidebook by Frank Rogers page 24 dated 1993

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