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Memorial details

Memorial type
Trophy / Relic
District
Nottingham
Town
Nottingham
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Crimean War (1853-1856)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27429
Current location

THE ARBORETUM
Waverley St
Nottingham
Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 567 407
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • THE REFRESHMENT ROOM
    THE ARBORETUM
    Waverley St
    Nottingham

    OS Grid Ref: SK 560 400
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Four cannons, two taken at Sevastopol and two cast in Nottingham. Copies of Russian gun carriages obtained from Woolwich Arsenal.
Inscription
TAKEN AT SEVASTAPOL DURING THE CRIMEAN WAR OF 1854-1855 AND PRESENTED ON BEHALF OF THE BRITISH FORCES TO THE TOWN OF NOTTINGHAM
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Crimean War (1853-1856)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
  • WAR MEMORIAL ON SOUTH SIDE OF ARBORETUM
  • 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

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