Memorial Details

NEWMP Memorial Image
Photo: Tom Allan


Chair Co-op 1939-45 St. Mary





Map ref

NZ 315745

Original Location

St. Mary's Church.

Which war


Memorial Description

Sanctuary Chair of solid wood, with sides formed out of single pieces of wood. It has a low back with a panel formed by incising the frame around it. On the back is a small brass plaque bearing the dedication, incised in sans serif letters.

Materials used

Wood chair, brass plate.


This sanctuary chair
was presented to this church
by the Staff and Employees of
the Seaton Delaval Co-operative Stores
in respectful memory of their colleagues
Alex Cairns, and Ralph Bell,
who gave their lives for their Country
in the 1939-45 War.


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Who commissioned

Seaton Delaval Co-operative Stores Staff

Newspaper cuttings, photos or archival material

Photos: Tom Allan

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Research acknowledgements

The late Tom Allan, Seaton Delaval & District LHS

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