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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Wear Valley
Town
Howden-le-Wear
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 22 May 1931
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
67952
Current location

c/o Local History Society
Community Centre
Hargill Road
Howden-le-Wear
Wear Valley
Durham
DL15 8HJ
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 16079 33082
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • St Mary the Virgin
    Railway Street
    Howden le Wear
    Durham
    Durham
    DL15 8HQ
    England

    OS Grid Ref: NZ 16197 33294
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
Roll of Honour of parchment set in a black frame, 3 feet x 2 feet 3 inches. There is an ornamental border of hexagons with a variation on string design. At centre is an elongated decorated cross which divides the two columns of names. The dates are at each end of the arms of the cross. The lettering is in black and gold, done in calligraphy.
Inscription
Roll of Honour / 1914-1918/[names]/Sacrifice
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bell, J
Bennington, D
Brett, G
Bridges, A
Browell, E
Clark, G
Clark, Rt
Coates, J
Cook, D
Eccles, T
See details for all 41 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 38
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 38
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Parchment, Wood, Glass
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: NIL
Memorial: NIL

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Details: Made by the church organist for free
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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