SJ9399 : Victoria Cross Plaque, Ashton Town Hall

taken 4 years ago, near to Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, Great Britain

Victoria Cross Plaque, Ashton Town Hall
Victoria Cross Plaque, Ashton Town Hall
A blue plaque set into the wall of SJ9399 : Ashton-Under-Lyne Town Hall. It reads:

TAMESIDE METROPOLITAN BOROUGH

In honour of these valiant men of Tameside awarded the
VICTORIA CROSS

John Buckley 1813-1876
William Thomas Forshaw 1890-1943
Albert Hill 1895-1971
James Kirk 1897-1918
Andrew Moynihan 1831-1867
Arthur Herbert Procter 1890-1973
Harry Norton Schofield 1865-1931
Ernest Sykes 1885-1949

Unveiled by Councillor Philip Wilkinson
20th April 1995
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 9 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 10 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  City, Town centre  People, Events  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9389 9922 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.3792N 2:5.6133W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9389 9922
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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