NS5063 : Memorial for victims of the Glen Cinema Disaster

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

Memorial for victims of the Glen Cinema Disaster
Memorial for victims of the Glen Cinema Disaster
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See NS4864 : Former Glen Cinema for further explanation and for useful links, and NS4864 : Plaque on the former Glen Cinema for its heritage trail plaque. See also NS4864 : The Good Templar Building and related pictures.
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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Date Taken
Monday, 24 March, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 10 April, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 5011 6321 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:50.3254N 4:23.7075W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 5009 6321
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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