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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Easington
Town
Murton
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
71184
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
Leather bound Book with the title tooled in gold Roman lettering. The names are printed 6 to each page in Times Roman lower case
Inscription
Cover : Murton / Mining Federation / to the memory / of/ our glorious dead/ the Great Wars / of / 1914-1918 / 1939-1945 / They died for their country. Flyleaf: 1914-1918 / This book is dedicated to / the Memory of the / Members of / Murton / Mining / Federation / who served in the two / Great Wars / and sacrificed their lives Their names shall live for / evermore 1939-1945 Page 2: Great War Pages 3-35: [names] Page 36: Second/World War/1939-1945 Pages 37-46: [names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, William
Anderson, William C
Arkley, E
Arthur, E
Arthur, Jw
Atkinson, G
Ayre, J
Baines, P
Ball, Edward
Barker, J
See details for all 258 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 199
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 199
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, decorations
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 59
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 59
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Book
    Measurements: height 250mm, width 200mm
    Materials: Leather, Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Details: Murton Miner's Federation
Reference

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