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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Easington
Town
Murton
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Thomas Summerbell of Sunderland
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 4 Dec 1920
    Attended by: Rev. G.W. Anson Firth, vicar
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
71182
Current location

Glebe Community Centre
Durham Place
Murton
Easington
Durham
SR7 9BX
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 39871 46885
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Miner's Hall
    Murton
    Easington
    Durham
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Oak Board. In the centre panel are the names of those who fell. At each side is a panel bearing the names of those who served.
Inscription
Murton Mining Federation. / To the memory of our glorious dead[names]/They died for their country 1914-1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Arkley, E
Arthur, F
Arthur, Jw
Atkinson, G
Ayre, J
Baines, P
Barker, J
Barnes, J
Blacklock, J
Blakey, W
See details for all 198 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1198
    Served and returned: 1000
    Died: 198
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £200

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Details: Murton Mining Federation
Reference

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