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Memorial details

Memorial type
Avenue / Tree or grove
District
Leominster
Town
Leominster
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Planted
    Date: May 1921
    Attended by: Alderman Henry Gosling
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
32915
Current location

Near Leominster Priory
Grange Park
Leominster
Leominster
Hereford And Worcester
HR6 8NP
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 49817 59181
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Oak Tree with associated metal plaque
Inscription
THIS TREE RAISED FROM/ AN ACORN BROUGHT FROM/ VERDUN, FRANCE, DURING/ WORLD WAR 1/ WAS PLANTED BY ALDERMAN/ HENRY GOSLING, M.A., 1921
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • 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
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Undefined
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Tree
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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