Memorial Details

NEWMP Memorial Image
Photo: Simon Raine


ROH 1914-18 1939-45 St. Cuthbert





Map ref

NZ 165283

Original Location

St. Cuthbert’s Church, Church Street

Which war

a. 1914-18
b. 1939-45

Memorial Description

Plaque with crest at centre top, the Union Flag in the top left hand corner and the England flag on the right hand top corner. The words “The Men of Our Parish” are handwritten in gold lettering on a white scroll at the top. The names are listed in two columns, those for 1914-18 on the left, and those for 1939-45 on the right. They are spaced so that the lengths of both columns is equal.
The lettering is handwritten, using lower case for the quotation and cursive italics for the names, all in gold lettering.

Materials used



The Men of our Parish / We pray that these may in God’s keeping be / Now and forever till war’s shadows flee.



1. There are differences in spellings and initials and order of names when compared with the obelisk H127.01

Newspaper cuttings, photos or archival material

Photos: Simon Raine

External web link

Research acknowledgements

John and Mavis Dixon; Fitzhugh Collection, Middleton in Teesdale

Research In Progress

Kevin Richardson is researching the names on this memorial Contact:

ROH 1914-18 1939-45 St. Cuthbert (H127.02)

HIGH ETHERLEY   St. Cuthbert’s Church

   The Men of Our Parish

   We pray that these may in God’s keeping be
   Now and forever till war’s shadows flee.

   1914 – 1918                1939 – 1945
   -----------                -----------
   T.A. Alderson              W.G. Arkless
   D. Baister                 W. Dent
   J. Bainbridge              F. Etherington
   F. Brunskill               C. Graham
   A. Craddock                H. Grievson
   J.A. Caile                 W. Guy
   J. Clark                   J. R. Hampson
   J.R. Featherstone          E. Holmes
   W. Featherstone            M. Maddison
   F. Gaskin                  H. Millington
   W. Grieveson               R. Naisbett
   A. Hardy                   C.S. Southcombe
   J. Harrison                F.R. Starling
   H. Hall                    J.G. Tallentire
   J.A. Hodgson               G. Tarran
   G.B. Hodgson               R. Young
   J.B. Hobson                H. Smith
   W.A. Moses                 W. Sanders
   W. Million                 W. Wright
   T.G. Reed                  
   J.C. Richards
   O. Rushford               
   A. Sams
   F. Tazey                     
   R. Wilson
   J. Williams     

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Parish Notes

Every Name A Story