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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Sevenoaks
Town
Sevenoaks
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
73506
Current location

On the southern wall of the nave.
St Nicholas' Church
Rectory Lane
Sevenoaks
Sevenoaks
Kent
TN13 1JA
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 53127 54316
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A rectangular tablet of three types of marble. The centre light coloured marble has incised black lettering. The inner border is flush with this and is a dark marbled grey. The wider outer marble is of marbled brown and carved to look like a picture frame.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD & IN MEMORY/ OF ALFRED NORTHEY LIEUTENANT/ WORCS. REGT. DEARLY LOVED YOUNGER/ SON OF THE REV. A. E. NORTHEY & ALICE/ HIS WIFE WHO GAVE HIS LIFE FOR HIS/ COUNTRY 12TH OCTOBER 1914 IN THE/ GREAT WAR – AGED 28/ HIS MOTHER ALICE WIDOW OF THE ABOVE/ REV. A. E. NORTHEY DIED 6TH NOVEMBER 1931
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, rank, date of death, age at death, relationships.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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