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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Medina
Town
Seaview
County
Isle Of Wight
Country
England
Commemoration
16th Century Wars (1500-1599)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
10551
Current location

High St
Seaview
Medina
Isle Of Wight
England

OS Grid Ref: SZ 629 917
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
STEEL PLAQUE
Inscription
DURING THE LAST INVASION OF THIS/ COUNTRY HUNDREDS OF FRENCH TROOPS/ LANDED ON THE FORESHORE NEAR BY./ THIS ARMED INVASION WAS BLOODILY/ DEFEATED AND REPULSED/ BY LOCAL MILITIA/ 21ST JULY 1545
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • 16th Century Wars (1500-1599)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stainless Steel
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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