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Memorial details

Memorial type
Garden
District
Durham
Town
Evenwood
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Groundwork North East (Designer)
Trevor Atkinson & Co of Mickleton, Barnard Castle. (Makers)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 11 Nov 2011
    Attended by: Rev. Jane Grieve from St.Paul’s Church
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
71335
Current location

Newholme Crescent
off Swan Street
Evenwood
Durham
Durham
DL14 9RY
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 15493 25313
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
There is a block of stone which has the top cut away at an angle on which is the quotation in sans serif capitals. The stone stands in a circular paved area, the inner circle being of lighter stones. There is a paved path leading to the centre. On the front face are two plaques bearing the names for the two great wars. The upper plaque is for 1939-45 and bears have the names in two columns . The lower plaques is for 1914-18 and has the names in three columns. All lettering is in Roman lower case.
Inscription
We Will / Remember / Them/World War One/1914-1918/[names]/World War Two/1939-1945/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Applegarth, Tw
Arkless, Jw
Atkinson, Ak
Baister, D
Bell, Joseph Russell
Birch, Angus Henry
Brown, Arthur Raymond
Brownless, John George
Bryant, Gw
Carrick, W
See details for all 72 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 48
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 48
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initial of forename, rank, regiment, decorations
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 24
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, rank
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Garden
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £18,000

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Details: Durham County Councillor neighbourhood funds via Stephen Hugill
Responsibility
Evenwood and Barony Parish Council.
Reference

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