Memories of Fatfield / Harraton
The War Memorial
Fatfield / Harraton War Memorial
1922: The original Memorial was unveiled on the summit of Worm Hill.
1928: A severe gale toppled the Memorial and it was decided to reduce its height by removing the Celtic Cross and bringing the remaining column to a point.
1997: The now truncated Memorial was moved from Worm Hill and resited adjacent to Bonemill Lane.
2012: The Memorial was refurbished and a new Celtic Cross was fitted. It was made by Banker Mason, Paul Bennett of Classic Masonry, North Shields.