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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Organ or organ part
District
Easington
Town
New Seaham
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS HILL, NORMAN AND BEARD (Makers)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 2 Sep 1926
    Attended by: Bishop Henson
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
71059
Current location

Christ Church
Station Road
New Seaham
Easington
Durham
SR7 0DL
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 41045 49819
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Organ. The front of the case is divided into traceried panels; two sets of two on each side, whilst the dedication is on a ninth panel at centre bottom. The names are carved in a single column on each panel in Gothic script.
Inscription
To the / glory of God / and in / grateful memory / of the / men of this parish / who gave their lives / in the / service of their country / in the / Great War / 1914-1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, J
Alderson, Hb
Anderson, J
Anderson, Jw
Anderson, R
Armstrong, Rv
Arthur, N
Atkinson, G
Atkinson, R
Bagley, W
See details for all 115 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 185
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 185
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Organ or Organ part
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Case
    Measurements: height 1725mm, width 2250mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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