War Memorial, Old Eldon Square


The war memorial in Old Eldon Square in Newcastle was unveiled on the 26th of September 1923 by Field Marshal Earl Haig and dedicated by the Bishop of Newcastle.[1] The monument was dedicated to the men of Newcastle district who lost their lives in the First World War. Later the monument was further dedicated to those lost in the Second World War

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War Memorial, Old Eldon Square

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Newcastle - Eldon Square

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Statue of St George, Newcastle War Memorial

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Newcastle War Memorial Pedestal, Front Face

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Newcastle War Memorial, "PEACE"

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Newcastle War Memorial, "MEMORY LINGERS HERE"

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Newcastle War Memorial Dedication

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Newcastle War Memorial, "JUSTICE"

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Eldon Square c1956

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037974:Eldon Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, c1960

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Eldon Square War Memorial on St George's Day

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Newcastle and District War Memorial - List Entry
- "....Newcastle and District War Memorial was erected in 1923 to commemorate the men of the city and district who fell in the First World War. It was paid for by ...

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Newcastle First World War Memorial
- A detaild description and history of the memorial. "... A dynamic bronze depiction of St. George on a rearing charger killing the Dragon, on a tall white stone pedestal with a ...

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St. George & Dragon 1914-18 1939-45 Eldon Square.
- Detailed information about the memorial.

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Field Marshal Sir Douglas Haig
- Field Marshal Sir Douglas Haig in 1917. Public domain image c/o Wikimedia Commons.

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Newcastle at War
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Newcastle at War
- During the First World War the Illustrated Chronicle published photographs of soldiers and sailors from Newcastle and the North East of England. These have been made available by Newcastle Libraries.
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Impressive Scenes In Newcastle (1927)

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Old Eldon Square, Newcastle

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Old Eldon Square, Newcastle

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Old Eldon Square, Newcastle

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Old Eldon Square, Newcastle

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Old Eldon Square, Newcastle

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Old Eldon Square, Newcastle

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