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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Durham
Town
Durham
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
71126
Current location

Document reference M/Th 389
relating to Methodist Chapel
Shotton Colliery.
Durham Archives Centre
County Hall
Durham
Durham
Durham
DH1 5UZ
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 26777 43519
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Methodist Church
    Church Street
    Haswell
    Easington
    Durham
    DH6 2DZ
    England

    OS Grid Ref: NZ 37341 43079
    Denomination: Methodist
Description
Roll of Honour of standard pre-printed design. There is a border of green laurel leaves. At centre top the words “Roll of Honour” are on a ribbon. Below this is a laurel wreath containing two standards, with a ribbon below bearing the words “For King and Country”. The text is hand written using Old English lettering. The quotation at the bottom is in cursive.
Inscription
Roll of Honour / For King and Country / The following members of the / Wesleyan Methodist Chapel / lost their lives / in the / Great War 1914 – 1919/[names] “Who promotes his country’s / welfare best proves his duty”.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bainbridge, Ralph
Bainbridge, Walter
Henderson, Edward
Henderson, William
Johnson, George
Parkin, George E
Southeran, Thomas
Tate, Robert
Tate, William
Timberlake, Thomas
See details for all 10 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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