Keys to the Past

Site of War Memorial (now relocated), All Saint's Churchyard, New Shildon (Shildon)

A First World War memorial cross on a slender tapering shaft and square pedestal was once located here. It was relocated to a site opposite the North Eastern Rail Institute on Redworth Road in 2002 and a gravestone-shaped dedication stone was erected here in its place detailing the relocation. (1)

Reference number:D49600
Historical period: First World War (1914 to 1918)
21st Century (2001 to 2100)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Shildon


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