SU4519 : Eastleigh War Memorial

taken 1 year ago, near to Eastleigh, Hampshire, Great Britain

Eastleigh War Memorial
Eastleigh War Memorial
Eastleigh’s war memorial was erected in 1929. It is a free-standing stone column surmounted by a bronze sculpture of the Angel of Mons LinkExternal link . Unfortunately, the original angel which stood on top of the column was stolen and never recovered. Subsequently a replica sculpture of the Angel of Mons (SU4519 : Angel of Mons, Eastleigh War Memorial) was commissioned by sculptor Jill Tweed and set in place.

The inscription on the plinth is:
1914-1918 1939-1945
To our/Glorious
At the going down of the sun
and in the morning
we will remember them.
(SU4519 : War Memorial Plinth, Eastleigh)

The names of the fallen are recorded in All Saints Church and Eastleigh Museum.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 31 May, 2017   (more nearby)
Friday, 4 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  City, Town centre  People, Events 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic Lumix TZ60 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 454 191 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:58.1828N 1:21.2627W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 454 191
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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