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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Greenwich
Town
Greenwich
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
New Zealand Wars (1845-1872)
Ceremony
  • Unknown
    Date: C 1874
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
11864
Current location

West of the King Charles Building
near Greenwich Pier and Cutty Sark gardens.
Old Royal Naval College
Romney Rd
Greenwich
Greenwich
Greater London
SE10
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 390 770
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
THREE-STEPPED BASE SURMOUNTED BY PLINTH AND OBELISK. ROPE TWIST CARVED AROUND THE BASE AND CHAIN AROUND THE TOP
Inscription
South side: NEW ZEALAND/ THIS MONUMENT/ IS ERECTED/ BY THE SURVIVING OFFICERS/ AND MEN/ TO THE MEMORY OF THEIR COMRADES/ WHO FELL IN ACTION/ IN NEW ZEALAND/ DURING THE YEARS 1863 - 1864 East and west sides: (names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • New Zealand Wars (1845-1872)
    Total names on memorial: 21
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 21
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,regiment
    Order of information: rank
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
  • MONUMENT TO OFFICERS AND MEN WHO FELL IN NEW ZEALAND CAMPAIGN 1863-64 (AT NORTH EAST PART OF COLLEGE GROUNDS)
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Reference

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