TR1457 : War Memorial - Canterbury

near to Canterbury, Kent, Great Britain

War Memorial - Canterbury
War Memorial - Canterbury
War memorials were mainly constructed after WWI to commemorate the troops who gave their lives in the war. Many were then updated after WWII. Some war memorials date back to the Boer War. Almost every town and village in Britain has a War Memorial. They take many forms the commonest being an obelisk, a cross or statue of a soldier. Some commemorate the inhabitants of a place, some are for schools and others are for companies or Military groupings.
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2010
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Date Taken
Friday, 30 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 31 July, 2010
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Historic sites and artefacts 
Place (from Tags)
Canterbury 
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War Memorial   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 14892 57849 [1m precision]
WGS84: 51:16.7542N 1:4.7906E
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 14889 57853
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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