Memorial Details

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Photo: Dorothy Hall


Plaque 1914-18 Bede College





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Original Location

Bede College. On west wall of staircase leading from chapel narthex to choir vestry

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Memorial Description

Plaque 42 inches high x 28 inches wide, very plain. On the top bar of the moulded frame is a brass plaque which tells the source of the timber: “Old oak from roof of Durham Castle 1838”.

The words “Roll of Honour” and the dates are on the top frame. Details of the donors are on the bottom frame. Names are in two columns. Lettering is handpainted in Roman capitals.

Materials used



Bede College
Roll of Honour 1914-1918
The gift of the Bede College Lodge of Freemasons.


Newspaper cuttings, photos or archival material

Photos: Dorothy Hall

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Additional Notes

a. Durham County Council have researched a name on this War Memorial. John Barclay 1889 to 1918.

Research acknowledgements

Dorothy Hall; David Butler

Research In Progress

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Plaque 1914-18 Bede College (D47.126)


  1914    Roll of Honour    1918
  Benjamin Ager          Robert Hogg “12-14”
  Jack S. Allan          John W. Huggins
  Reginald V. Armstrong  Robert Jones
  William Arnett         Robert P. Kellett
  Joseph H. Atkinson     Francis Lupton
  Thomas E. Bainbridge   Cecil H. Mallett
  John Barclay           William E. Marshall
  Alfred Barker          George McPherson
  George Barnfather      William Mitchell
  William H. Bayles      James Moore
  Nathaniel Bewick       Thomas Minks
  Henry J.R. Bolt        Joseph Neall
  Edward F. Bracking     James A. Nichols
  Stephen R. Bright      Anthony E.L. Parker
  William H. Brown       John Patterson
  Wilson Brown           Edward F. Pattinson
  Thomas Chrisp          George Philbey
  Richard R. Corker      John E. Prickett
  Arthur H. Corner       Herbert Richards
  Joseph W. Coulson      Robert H. Robson
  Jacob Crabb            Robert R. Robson
  George Crawford        Albert G. Rowley
  Sidney H. Cunningham   James J. Sanderson
  Sidney C. Cureton      William J. Shepherd
  Ralph Curry            George H. Shields
  George C. Dalgoutte    Laurence Shortridge
  Alfred I. Davis        George B. Sibbit
  William Duckworth      Fred. G. Smith
  John Duke              Thomas C. Smyth
  William Elliott        John C. Spraggon
  Wilson Forrest         Robert Stafford
  Ernest A. Godbold      William H. Stockdale
  Joshua Graham          Henry Tait
  William G. Graham      William E. Taylor
  Cyril S. Hall          Robert Thwaites
  William G. Hall        Arthur D.L. Vickers
  George R. Henderson    Robinson Wallace
  John Heslop            Joseph M. Watson
  Henry L. Hetherington  Percy Wilkinson
  Ernest Hill            Andrew Wilson 
  Robert Hogg “11-13”    Frederick H. Wright
  The gift of the Bede College Lodge of Freemasons.

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