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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
Entry Name: War Memorial Situated at the Junction of Hall Road and Monument Court
Listing Date: 18 November 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1025171
English Heritage Legacy ID: 303781
Location: Gateshead, NE17
Electoral Ward/Division: Chopwell and Rowlands Gill
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Chopwell
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Chopwell
Church of England Diocese: Durham
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 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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