Engine Room Heroes

Our reference
1224
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator

Current location

Pier Head,Liverpool,Liverpool,Merseyside,England
OS Grid Ref.: SD 340 170
Denomination: Unknown

Description

TALL TAPERED PILLAR CARVED EGYPTION SCENE AT TOP, STATUES OF ENGINEERS ON WEST FACE AND OF WATER, EARTH, SEA AND FIRE ON EACH CORNER IN CLASSICAL STYLE

Inscription

NORTH FACE: IN HONOUR OF / ALL HEROES OF THE / MARINE ENGINE ROOM / THIS MEMORIAL / WAS ERECTED BY / INTERNATIONAL SUBSCRIPTION SOUTH FACE: THE BRAVE DO NOT DIE / THEIR DEEDS LIVE FOR EVER / AND CALL UPON US / TO EMULATE THEIR COURAGE / AND DEVOTION TO DUTY

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: 0
Died: 0
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Unknown
Order of information: Unknown

Subject / Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: Unknown
Died: Unknown
Exact count: no
Information shown: Unknown
Order of information: Unknown

Component

Column
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Granite
Listed?: No

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund / scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

Notes

THIS MEMORIAL WAS ORIGINALLY DESIGNED TO COMMEMORATE THE 122 ENGINEERS WHO DIED IN THE SINKING OF RMS TITANIC ON 15TH APRIL 1912. File contains an image of a Titanic plaque, in the Institute of Marine Engineering Science and Technology, London.

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Archive for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this will be included in the record during 2015.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© IWM (WMA-1224)

For queries, please contact memorials@iwm.org.uk.