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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tynedale
Town
Riding Mill
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
83749
Current location

St James Church
Church Lane
Riding Mill
Tynedale
Northumberland
NE44 6DS
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 01839 61313
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular wooden board mounted on the wall of the church. Dedication and names surrounded by a black patterned border. Inscription in black capitals. At the bottom of the board is a secondary brass plaque for former scholars of Broomhaugh School. Inscription in black calligraphy with red rubrication.
Inscription
IN THE SERVICE/ OF THE KING/ 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF THESE,/ FORMER SCHOLARS OF BROOMHAUGH SCHOOL WHO/ GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE/ GREAT WAR. 1914 -1918./ (NAMES)/ DULCE ET DECORUM EST PRO PATRIA MORI.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 46
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 46
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, Initials, Decorations, Regiment
    Order of information: Surname, Initials, Decorations, Regiment
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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