NS5063 : Glen Cinema Disaster Memorial: detail

taken 6 years ago, near to Paisley, Renfrewshire, Great Britain

Glen Cinema Disaster Memorial: detail
Glen Cinema Disaster Memorial: detail
See NS5063 : Memorial for victims of the Glen Cinema Disaster for more information, and for a view of the whole memorial, after the barrier had been removed.
Glen Cinema Disaster Memorial
The memorial is in Hawkhead Cemetery. Inscribed on one side are the words "To the memory of the seventy-one children who lost their lives in the Glen Cinema Disaster 31st Dec 1929". The other three sides bear the names of the victims.
Hawkhead Cemetery
The cemetery is operated by Renfrewshire Council. It opened in April 1891. Within its grounds are a war memorial, a memorial garden, and a monument commemorating the seventy-one children who lost their lives in the Glen Cinema Disaster of 1929.
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NS5063, 55 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 7 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 24 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Burial ground, Crematorium 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 5012 6321 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:50.3256N 4:23.6980W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 5012 6321
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