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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Town
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
County
Tyne And Wear
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
71397
Current location

School foyer
Wingrove Primary School
Hadrian Road
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Tyne And Wear
NE4 9HP
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 22570 64802
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Rectangular plaque with rounded top. The plaque is framed, and set upon a wooden backboard of the same shape. The plaque features a raised decorative wreath at the top centre, with raised lettering for the dedication. The backboard has decorative carvings at the top centre also.
Inscription
THESE PUPILS AND TEACHERS LEFT ALL/ THAT WAS DEAR TO THEM,/ FACED DANGER AND FINALLY/ GAVE THEIR OWN LIVES THAT/ OTHERS MIGHT LIVE IN FREEDOM/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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