Holywell Memorial Homes
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- Brick Brick
- Glass Glass
- Metal Brass
- Stone Stone (any)
- Stone Slate
- First World War (1914-1918)
Grants to support the repair and conservation of war memorials are available from the charity War Memorials Trust if it has raised funds. Support is focused on war memorials in Very bad or Poor condition or where there is a serious Concern.
Before applying for a grant you should read the advice available on War Memorials Trust`s website. The What we can and cannot fund helpsheet explains what types of work the charity can fund.
If you believe your project is eligible for a grant you should complete the Pre-application enquiry form. You will need to be registered and logged in to complete this.
The Pre-application enquiry form is a series of questions to see if your project is eligible. If it is, you will need to provide further details and submit current colour photographs of the war memorial in either a png, gif, jpg or jpeg format.
You can save your Pre-application enquiry form as you go along. Once submitted War Memorials Trust will respond.
As a charity, War Memorials Trust relies on voluntary donations and every contribution, no matter how large or small, makes a really big difference to our work. Your donation will help protect and conserve war memorials for future generations so please support War Memorials Trust’s work.
(Cottage 1) Stone below the window: THIS STONE WAS LAID BY MRS. J.R. MACMILLAN, SHIREMOOR, 8TH DECEMBER 1928.Stone at the Apex: HOLYWELL WAR MEMORIAL HOMES, IN MEMORY OF HOLYWELL MEN WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918; Cottage 2- Brass Plaque: THIS TABLET WAS UNVEILED BY MAJOR RALPH EDWARD BATES MORTIMER, ON HIS PRESENTING THE DEED FOR THE LAND ON WHICH THESE COTTAGES STAND TO THE GOVERNORS OF THE NORTHMBERLAND AGED MINERS HOMES ASSOCIATION AS A GIFT IN MEMORY OF HIS FATHER, SIR RALPH GEORGE ELPHINSTONE MORTIMER OBE, JULY 20TH 1960. Stone at the Apex: OPENED BY ALD. THOS. TAYLOR, ESQ., JP., CHIPCHASE CASTLE, 27TH APRIL 1929 (Cottage 3) Stone below the window THIS STONE WAS LAID BY WILLIAM HOGG, ESQ., JP., BURT HALL, NEWCASTLE, 8TH DEC. 1928. ; Stone at the apex: NORTHUMBERLAND AGED MINEWORKERS ASSOCATION (Cottage 4) HOMES OF REST