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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Stockton On Tees
Town
Stockton-on-Tees
County
Cleveland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
9803
Current location

Grangefield Academy
Oxbridge Ave
Stockton-on-Tees
Stockton On Tees
Cleveland
TS18 4JF
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 42704 19151
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Stockton On Tees Secondary School
    later Grammar School later Grangefield School
    Oxbridge Ave
    Stockton On Tees
    Stockton On Tees
    Cleveland
    England

    OS Grid Ref: NZ 42763 19139
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Classical style carved oak board bearing three name tablets. Gilded inscription. School crest carved in relief.
Inscription
WE SHALL REMEMBER WITH HUMBLE THANKFULNESS THE GREAT / SACRIFICE OF THE FOLLOWING OLD BOYS OF THIS SCHOOL / WHO WENT FORTH ON THE SIDE OF HONOUR AND RIGHT IN / THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 AND WHO CAME NOT HOME AGAIN/ (Names) / "NOTHING IS HERE FOR TEARS, NOTHING TO WAIL / OR KNOCK THE BREAST. NO WEAKNESS. NO CONTEMPT / DIS PRAISE OR BLAME; NOTHING BUT WELL AND FAIR, / AND WHAT MAY QUIET US IN A DEATH SO NOBLE" / THIS MEMORIAL WAS ERECTED / BY THE OLD STOCKTONIANS /AND WAS UNVEILED ON / JAN 28 1921 /BY / MAJOR GENERAL /SIR PERCIVAL WILKINSON /KCMG CB
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Appleby, C E
Bainbridge, B
Baker, G
Batty, H
Bishop, C H
Blakey, G
Brown, W
Brownrigg, T
Clews, R
Crookston, R
See details for all 69 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 69
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 69
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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