Memorial Details

St.Faith's Church
NEWMP Memorial Image

Memorial

Font Gray 1916 St. Faith

Reference

N34.19

Place

NORTH SHIELDS

Map ref

NZ 360686

Original Location

St. Faith's Mission Church, Hudson Street. (Closed)

Which war

1914-18

Dedication, Creation or Publication date

Unveiled and dedicated 15th September 1921 by Rev. Canon Newsom, Vicar of Newcastle.

Memorial Description

Font

Materials used

Oak

Inscription

(Dedicated to the memory of Pte. H.A. Gray, 1st Highland Light Infantry, who died 1916)

Names

TRANSCRIPT NEEDED

Who commissioned

His brothers and sisters

Notes

1. St.Faith’s Church closed in 1951. What happened to the memorial is not known.

2. See Every Name A Story

Newspaper cuttings, photos or archival material

Shields Daily News 23/09/1921 reports unveiling ceremony

Illustrated Chronicle 23/09/1921 reports unveiling.

Newcastle Daily Chronicle 23/09/1921 reports unveiling.

Research acknowledgements

The late R.W. Gould; Dorothy Hall; Michael Scott (Christ Church)

Research In Progress

The names on the North Shields memorials are being researched by the Tynemouth WW1 group. Contact info@tynemouthworldwarone.org

Font Gray 1916 St. Faith (N34.19)

 
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Parish Notes

Every Name A Story