War Memorial to the East of Durham Cathedral

  • Description

    "The First World War memorial next to the east wall of the cathedral comprises a tall round column on a square base with a cross finial of four interlaced bands enclosing a carved cross in low relief. The column is carved in spirals resembling the piers of the cathedral; triangles within the spirals contain low-relief carvings of items of soldiers' kit and weapons. The base is inscribed 1914-1918. The memorial is Grade II-listed (List Entry Number: 1160359 https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1160359 Historic England)." Photo by David Dixon, 2022.
  • Owner

    David Dixon
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/7265830
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 7 months ago
    Viewed: 149 times
    Picture Taken: 2022-08-21
  • Co-Curate tags

Comments

Add a comment or share a memory.

Login to add a comment. Sign-up if you don't already have an account.

ABOUT US

Co-Curate is a project which brings together online collections, museums, universities, schools and community groups to make and re-make stories and images from North East England and Cumbria. Co-Curate is a trans-disciplinary project that will open up 'official' museum and 'un-officia'l co-created community-based collections and archives through innovative collaborative approaches using social media and open archives/data.

LATEST SHARED RESOURCES