SD8010 : Lancashire Fusiliers War Memorial, Whitehead Gardens

taken 8 years ago, near to Fishpool, Bury, Great Britain

Lancashire Fusiliers War Memorial, Whitehead Gardens
Lancashire Fusiliers War Memorial, Whitehead Gardens
Memorial erected in Whitehead Gardens for members of the Lancashire Fusiliers Regiment who were killed in the South African wars at the start of the twentieth century. The regiment headquarters was in Bury.

The inscription on the plaque reads:
"To the glorious memory of Lancashire Fusiliers line militia & volunteer who gave their their lives for their sovereign & country in South Africa 1900-2. This monument is erected by their comrades of all ranks & by friends of the regiment"

SD8010 : Lancashire Fusiliers War Memorial (detail)

The Whitehead Clock Tower, also situated in Whitehead Gardens SD8010 : Whitehead Memorial Clock Tower and Gardens is just visible, directly behind the memorial and behind that, at the northern end of the gardens is the Town Hall SD8010 : Bury Town Hall
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Date Taken
Sunday, 31 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 2 February, 2010
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War Memorial   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 802 103 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:35.3559N 2:17.9991W
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