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War Memorial About One Metre South of Chopwell Social Club

A Grade II Listed Building in Chopwell and Rowlands Gill, Gateshead

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9212 / 54°55'16"N

Longitude: -1.8131 / 1°48'47"W

OS Eastings: 412077

OS Northings: 558520

OS Grid: NZ120585

Mapcode National: GBR HCSJ.8N

Mapcode Global: WHC3V.3KWN

Entry Name: War Memorial About One Metre South of Chopwell Social Club

Listing Date: 18 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025171

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303781

Location: Gateshead, NE17

County: Gateshead

Metropolitan District Ward: Chopwell and Rowlands Gill

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Chopwell

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 15 NW BLAYDON HALL ROAD
(east side)
9/14 Chopwell

War Memorial about one
metre south of Chopwell
Social Club.

II

War memorial. Circa 1919. Whitish granite statue of soldier, hands
resting on rifle. Base of two steps, with sloping panel on south
commemorating people of Chopwell who died in second World War, to square
pedestal having guttae to 4 elliptical-headed panels bearing names of dead
in the Great War and inscriptions on base: WE ARE THE DEAD IF YE BREAK
FAITH WITH US WE SHALL NOT SLEEP and on frieze PRO PATRIA.


Listing NGR: NZ1207758520


This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 7 February 2017.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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