TQ7635 : Cranbrook War Memorial, Howitzer and Plough

taken 8 years ago, near to Cranbrook, Kent, Great Britain

Cranbrook War Memorial, Howitzer and Plough
Cranbrook War Memorial, Howitzer and Plough
This war memorial is on the triangular green at the junction of the A229 Hartley Road and Cranbrook High Street (behind the Memorial). The cannon has a small plaque which reads '1917 German Howitzer Presented by War Trophies Commission to the Parish of Cranbrook in recognition of the contribution made by its residents during the 1914-18 War'. The plough also has a small plaque which reads 'This Ranscome plough was used in the local hop gardens during the 1914-18 War'.
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TQ7635, 32 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 20 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 22 September, 2009
Category
War Memorial   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 767 357 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:5.6125N 0:31.3874E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 767 357
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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