SJ8898 : Clayton War Memorial

taken 3 years ago, near to Droylsden, Tameside, Great Britain

Clayton War Memorial
Clayton War Memorial
This large war memorial is at the south east corner of Clayton Park, adjacent to Ashton New Road and Clayton Hall Road. It was unveiled on Saturday, 20th August 1922 (LinkExternal link excerpt from report in Manchester Guardian). The cenotaph, which is some 26 feet high, is raised up steps, and is four square, the names of the dead, who number 230, being placed on panels on the sides.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 13 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 17 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Park and Public Gardens  Suburb, Urban fringe  People, Events 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G3 
Primary Subject of Photo
War Memorial 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8816 9847 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.9688N 2:10.7931W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8815 9847
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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The Great War  First World War  World War I  Memorial  Monument  Stone  War Memorial 

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