United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorials
 The Imperial War Museum

CAPT H B KNOTT AND MAJ J L KNOTT DSO - TABLET

Our Ref: 34025

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Address

ST ANDREWS CHURCH
HEDDON ON THE WALL
NORTHUMBERLAND
England
 
Type:Board/Plaque/Tablet
Other Location Details:

NORTH AISLE WALL

OS Map Ref:NZ 134 668

Inscription

MAJOR JAMES.LEADBITTER.KNOTT / D.S.O. / WHO.FELL.AT.THE.SOMME / ON.THE.1ST.JULY.1916 / AGED.33.YEARS . HE LIES AT REST BESIDE HIS BROTHER / IN THE BRITISH CEMETERY AT YPRES / CAPTAIN / HENRY.BASIL.KNOTT / WHO.FELL.AT.YPRES / ON.THE.7TH.SEPT..1915 / AGED.24.YEARS / THEIR BODIES ARE BURIED IN PEACE / BUT THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE

Components

ComponentMaterial(s)HeightWidthDepthCondition
TABLETMARBLE1200MM1500MM Good

Physical Description

TWO HALVES WITH PILLARS AT ENDS AND IN CENTRE.-

EACH HALF HAS PEDIMENTED TOP WITH FIGURE OF KNIGHT ON HORSEBACK IN HALF RELIEF

Wars Commemorated & People Remembered

WarFirst World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial:0
Served & Returned0
Died2
Is this an exact count?Not known
How are the names ordered?Not known
What information is listed on the memorial? rank, year died, place of death, forename, place of burial, age of death, relationships, decorations
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?No

Maintenance

Are the letters difficult to read?No
Who is responsible for the memorial?

Maintenance History:

IN GRADE 1 LISTED BUILDING

Ceremonies

Date:18TH FEBRUARY 1918
RolePerformed By
Faculty Granted UNKNOWN

Sponsorships

Sponsorship Type:None
Did this include a trust or scholarship?No
Did this include a roll of honour?NOT APPLICABLE
Cost of Site:Not known
Cost of Memorial:Not known
Comments on Costs:

Craftsmen

NameOccupation
SIR WILLIAM GOSCOMBE JOHNSculptor

References

Co-ordinator's Comments:

Comments: 
Photographs:None
Other Documents:None
Form / Letter:O
Negatives:No
Drawings / Plans:No
Minutes:No
OrganisationIdWebsite
 WMSH35.5