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War Memorial located at junction of Hall Road and Monument Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Chopwell, Gateshead

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Latitude: 54.9212 / 54°55'16"N

Longitude: -1.8134 / 1°48'48"W

OS Eastings: 412056

OS Northings: 558513

OS Grid: NZ120585

Mapcode National: GBR HCSJ.6P

Mapcode Global: WHC3V.3KQQ

Plus Code: 9C6WW5CP+FJ

Entry Name: War Memorial located at junction of Hall Road and Monument Court

Listing Date: 18 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025171

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303781

Location: Gateshead, NE17

County: Gateshead

Electoral Ward/Division: Chopwell and Rowlands Gill

Built-Up Area: Chopwell

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

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 27/09/2017

NZ 15 NW

HALL ROAD (east side)
War Memorial located at junction of Hall Road and Monument Court.

(Formerly listed as War Memorial about one metre south of Chopwell Social Club)

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 four 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: NZ1205658513

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online, the War Memorials Register and North East War Memorials Project. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 12 September 2018.

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

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