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War Memorial Cottage, Lough House Bank/Mainsforth Road, Ferryhill Station (Ferryhill)

Grade II listed. War memorial cottage with polished marble plaque, officially opened 1925. Erected to commemorate those men who worked for the Mainsforth Colliery, Ferryhill Station. Plaque: rectangular grey marble, topped by curved moulded cornice. The centre contains a carved laurel wreath surrounded by the inscription: - MAINSFORTH COLLIERY AND FERRYHILL STATION, WAR MEMORIAL, 1914-1919. Below are listed the names of all those who died in three columns. Beneath is inscribed: - THEIR NAME LIVETH FOREVER.

This war memorial is securely attached to the front wall of Memorial Cottage. (1-2).

Reference number:D35945
Historical period: Early 20th Century (1901 to 1932)
First World War (1914 to 1918)
21st Century (2001 to 2100)
Legal status:Listed Building
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1390636

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Source of Reference
Local History of Ferryhill


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