TQ5282 : Rainham War Memorial and Clock Tower

near to Rainham, Havering, Great Britain

Rainham War Memorial and Clock Tower
Rainham War Memorial and Clock Tower
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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2011
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Date Taken
Saturday, 18 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 12 September, 2011
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 5206 8222 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:31.1063N 0:11.4127E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 5206 8221
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