Parish Notes

Plaque RNVR 1907

Photo: James Pasby

In St. Cuthbert's Church is a plaque 45 inches high x 30 inches wide (1.14m x 762mm) with pedimented top which bears the crown and anchor and the initials "R.N.V.R " all gilded.

It reads:
To the glory of God
memory of
Frederick William Dodds
Thomas English
James Ray Jackson
James Lormor
Seamen of No.4 Company
Tyneside Division
Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
who were drowned
while doing their duty
on May 4th 1907.