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Hexham War Memorial
white Portland stone
H 213 x W (?) x D (?) cm;
Plinth: H 243 x W (?) x D (?) cm
the Hospital Committee and Public subscription
Hexham Town Council
Grade II (England and Wales)
29th September 1921
at all times
incised in Roman letters, on centre face, middle step: HERE ARE INSCRIBED / NAMES WHICH BID US / BY SERVICE OUR / DEBT REPAY; on centre face, lower step: THIS CROSS AND S.WILFRID’S / WAR MEMORIAL HOSPITAL / ARE DEDICATED TO THE / GLORIOUS MEMORY OF THE / MEN OF HEXHAM WHO LAID / DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE / GREAT WARS 1914–1918 / 1939–1945