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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Gateshead
Town
Dunston
County
Tyne And Wear
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 03-03-1918
    Attended by: Father Jeffreys.
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
68745
Current location

St Philip's Church
Elliston Road
Dunston
Gateshead
Tyne And Wear
NE8 2QU
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 23365 61883
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Description
Crucifix set on a stone pedistal with the dedication at the top of the pedistal.
Inscription
A.M.D.G./ AND IN MEMORY OF THE/ MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO/ GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE/ GREAT WARS/ 1914 - 1918, 1939 - 1945. (Trans A.M.D.G. " TO THE GREATER GLORY OF GOD.")
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    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: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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