Winifred Laver BEM
(1888-1980)

Died aged c. 92

Commemorated on 2 plaques

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Sister Winifred Laver B.E.M. (1888-1980) Established the Vine Street Mission in 1915. She dedicated most of her life to helping the poor of Gateshead. Made an honorary freeman of the Borough in 1978.

Gateshead Evangelical Church, Derwentwater Road, Gateshead, United Kingdom where they was

Sister Winifred Laver. Established the Vine Street Mission and dedicated her life to helping the poor of Gateshead.

Hillgate, Gateshead, United Kingdom where they was allegedly