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Memorial details

Memorial type
Clock or clock tower
District
Bromley
Town
Orpington
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
11057
Current location

ORPINGTON HOSPITAL
Sevenoaks Rd
Orpington
Bromley
Greater London
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 450 650
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Clock Tower with dedicatory metal plaque on a wooden backboard below.
Inscription
THIS CLOCKTOWER FORMED PART/ OF THE RECEPTION BLOCK OF/ THE 16TH CANADIAN GENERAL HOSPITAL/ BUILT ON THIS SITE IN 1916/ RENOVATION WAS FUNDED BY THE/ FRIENDS OF ORPINGTON HOSPTIAL TO/ ENABLE THE STRUCTURE TO/ BE PRESERVED TODAY
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    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: Metal
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
1990S: CLOCK TOWER WAS RESTORED BY THE FRIENDS OF ORPINGTON HOSPITAL
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • BROMLEY WAR MEMORIALS VOLUME FIVE by RASON, PAUL 42-4 Source: Image Library NIWM Published:LONDON BOROUGH OF BROMLEY NOV 1999 BROMLEY

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