Woodland War Memorials
There have been 4 memorials:
- St. Mary’s Church: The memorial plaque commemorates John Hepple.
- Woodland Reading Rooms: The memorial plaque commemorates T.W. Morton; E. Hebdon and T. Newton. To date this memorial has not been traced.
- John the Evangelist Church, Grewburn Lane, Lynesack: The memorial plaque commemorates 39 men of Lynesack and Woodland who were killed. The Parish Church memorial includes men from the 3 villages of Butterknowle, Copley and Woodland.
- Woodland War Memorial: 17ft. high stone memorial mounted on an 8ft.6”square base commemorates the 63 men from the village who served in the Great War and particularly the 8 men who made the ultimate sacrifice. It is located to the north of the road leading through the village, B6282.
|ANDERSON R.||1/Black Watch||13.10.1915||Loos Memorial|
|GILL J.W.||7/East Yorks||3.12.1918||Hamsterley|
|HEPPLE J||9/Yorks.||5.10.1918||Tincourt BC|
|MORTON T.W.||2/DLI||24.10.1918||Vadencourt BC|
|NEWTON T.||15/DLI||21.03.1918||Pozieres Memorial|
|STEPHENSON P.C.||58/Labour Coy||28.03.1918||Duhallow ADS C|
|STEPHENSON T.W.||15/DLI||31.05.1918||Sissonne BC|