Wooler-Field Gun (LOST)
Custodian annual maintenance visit
War Memorials Trust staff- site visit
War Memorials Trust staff- casework
War Memorials Trust staff- desk assessment
Can you help? request
Contributor - desk assessment
The Gun was unpopular locally and was thrown into the Mill Dam in August 1920 by local youths. In 1924 the Parish Council thought about recovering it, then placing it in the workhouse until a suitable site could be found. That required funding by the public and the scheme never happened.
Is the memorial accessible to the public?
Yes - always
Yes - restricted times
Yes - by appointment
Has the memorial been subject to any accidental or malicious damage in the last five years?
Do you think the site is at significant risk of accidental or malicious damage in the next 2 years?
Are there any known planning applications or issues related to this memorial?
Current planning application
Previous planning application