Memorial Details

NEWMP Memorial Image
Photo: J. Brown

Memorial

Roll of Honour 1914-18 Plashetts Methodist

Reference

B18.12

Place

BELLINGHAM

Map ref

NY 841833

Original Location

Plashetts Methodist

Present Location

Methodist and United Reformed Church Hall. Left hand one of three.

Which war

1914-18

Memorial Description

Roll of Honour. Framed scroll 3 feet high x 18 inches wide in behind glass in a plain wood frame 2½ inches wide. Round the edge is a border pattern of laurel leaves, with, in each corner, a rose, thistle, daffodil and shamrock. The words "Roll of Honour" at the top are in Gothic black letters with green capitals. Below them is a Union flag in a laurel wreath, and the words "For God, King and Country" in a scroll underneath. The name of Plashetts is in red capitals. The quotation at the bottom is in gold lettering outlined with black, set on a gold scroll. The names are listed in three columns in black plain letters shadowed with grey (?silver) using capitals only. The whole memorial is done by hand.

Materials used

Parchment.

Inscription

Roll of Honour / For God, King and Country / The Great War 1914-19 / Plashetts
Greater love hath no man than this, / that he lay down his life for his friends.

Names

Newspaper cuttings, photos or archival material

Photos: J. Brown

Source of quotation
“Greater love hath no man than this . . .” St.John 15 v 13

Research acknowledgements

Bellingham Local History Society; J. Brown

Research In Progress

Alan Grint researched the names on this memorial in his book In Silent Fortitude: In Memory of the Men of the North Tyne Valley who Fell in the Great War; 2011; Ergo Press; ISBN 9780955751097: Contact:-Cogito books 01434 602555

Roll of Honour 1914-18 Plashetts Methodist (B18.12)

 

    
   ROLL OF HONOUR

    
   For King and Country.

    
   THE GREAT WAR 1914-19

    
   PLASHETTS

    
   Armstrong, James.   Forster, George.   Johnson, James.
   Armstrong, William. Fletcher, John     Johnson, Peter.
   Beattie, William.   Graham, John.      Little, Thomas.
   Blaikie, David.     Graham, Samuel S.  Liversedge, Alfred.
   Blaikie, John.      Graham, William.   Maughan, George.
   Brown, Richard.     Hutton, James.     Morrison, William G.
   Coulson, Joseph.    Hutton, Jacob.     Mulligan, William.
   Cunningham, James.  Hutton, Walter.    Richardson, Michel 
   Davidson, Ewan.     Hutton, Matthew.   Richardson, William.
   Davidson, Jacob B.  Hymers, Harry.     Scott, William.
   Davidson, James.    Hymers, Thomas.    Scott, Douglas.
   Dickson, James.     Inglis, Thomas D.  Steele, John.
   Dickson, Benjamin.  Irving, Thomas.    Steele, David.
   Dickson, John.      Irving, Thomas L.  Temple, Archibald.
   Dodd, Thomas.       Irving, James.     Thompson, John.
   Dodd, William.      Irving, Mason.     Todd, John.
   Elliot, Anthony.    Irving, Richard.   Wylie, John.
   Forster, James.     Jobling, Charles.  Wylie, John H.

    
   Greater love hath no man than this,
   that he lay down his life for his friends.
NameB18.12

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