Dingwall Railway Station Tea Stall Plaque - WW1

WM reference
61031
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

Front of the building on Platform 1 which was the Refreshment Room
but is now an office.
Dingwall Railway Station
Station Rd
Dingwall
Ross And Cromarty
Highland
IV15 9PZ
Scotland
OS Grid Ref.: NH 553 586
Denomination: Undefined

Description

Brass plaque on black slate (?) backboard.

Inscription

THIS RAILWAY STATION WAS USED AS A/ TEA STALL FOR SOLDIERS AND SAILORS FROM 20th SEPTEMBER 1915, UNTIL 12th APRIL 1919/ IN CONNECTION WITH THE ROSS AND CROMARTY/ COUNTY BRANCH RED CROSS SOCIETY/ DURING WHICH PERIOD 134,864 MEN WERE/ SUPPLIED WITH TEA.

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: 0
Died: 0
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Undefined
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Plaque
Condition: Undefined
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Brass
Listed?: No

Component

Backboard
Condition: Undefined
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Slate
Listed?: No

History

2008: designated by Railway Heritage Committee.

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

Reference

Flickr http://https://www.flickr.com/photos/doffcocker/sets/72157644434046095/

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