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Latitude: 54.9499 / 54°56'59"N
Longitude: -1.5993 / 1°35'57"W
OS Eastings: 425761
OS Northings: 561770
OS Grid: NZ257617
Mapcode National: GBR SRB.7F
Mapcode Global: WHC3R.DVN5
Entry Name: War Memorial
Listing Date: 13 January 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1277766
English Heritage Legacy ID: 430201
Location: Gateshead, NE8
Electoral Ward/Division: Deckham
Built-Up Area: Gateshead
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Gateshead St George
Church of England Diocese: Durham
DURHAM ROAD (west side)
1921 by J W Spink of Kingston-on-Thames. Stone cenotaph comprising square rusticated ground floor chamber forming plinth to main section which contains an heroic size bronze relief of a classical warrior framed in an Ionic order. Above the cornice and central pediment is a raised blocking course in two stages, the front plainer and higher, the back part with coved step and fasces moulding. Motto below relief: ORS JANUA VITAE. Signatures: R H Goulden Sc. A B Burton Found.
Listing NGR: NZ2576161770
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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