Memorial Details

NEWMP Memorial Image
Photo: Paul Graham


Organ 1914-18 West Road Methodist





Map ref

NZ 094629

Original Location

West Road Methodist Church

Present Location

Originally at west end of church until alterations, and now placed at the east end.

Which war


Dedication, Creation or Publication date

Plaques unveiled 1st May 1920 by Mrs. Jeffrey of West Stanley and the organ opened by Mrs. W. Crewe of Monkseaton.

Memorial Description

Above the console is a wood panel on which the dedication is painted. Some initials on the heading are in red, otherwise all are black, using upper and lower case Roman lettering.
The names of those who served are listed in five columns.
Another wood panel bears the names of those who died.

Materials used

Wood panels


Dedicated to the memory of the men of this Church who served / in the Great European War 1914-1919


How money was raised

Public subscription

Sculptor, Artist or Designer

Organ built by Nelson & Co., Durham.

Newspaper cuttings, photos or archival material

Photo: Paul Graham

Newcastle Daily Journal 03/05/1920 reports unveiling.

Illustrated Chronicle 21/05/1920 reports unveiling.

Hexham Weekly News 07/05/1920 reports unveiling.

Links to Source Material :

Research acknowledgements

Paul Graham (Prudhoe Local History Society); Janet Brown; Dorothy Hall; James Pasby

Research In Progress

The names on this memorial are being researched by Len Franchetti . Contact:

Organ 1914-18 West Road Methodist (P19.13)

PRUDHOE, West Road Methodist Church.
   Dedicated to the memory of the men of this church who fell
   in the Great European War 1914-1919 
   S. Bannister          J.B. Robertson      E. Dunn
   W. Leathard           F. Jamieson         J. Lowes
   J.S. Ridley (missing)
   Dedicated to the memory of the men of this church who served
   in the Great European War 1914-1919
   G. Docking    W. Brown      T.R. Robson   W.D. Dover   W. Ridley  W. Nixon
   H. White      A. Robinson   A. White      T. Pattinson T. Gibson  G. Bainbridge
   J. Bainbridge T. Bainbridge E. Bainbridge T. Dunn      J. Johnson T. Leathard
   R. Lowes      R. Robertson  H.G. Leathard

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Parish Notes

Every Name A Story