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Memorial details

Memorial type
Trophy / Relic
District
Wychavon
Town
Evesham
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
Crimean War (1853-1856)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 25 January 1858
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
37848
Current location

In the Garden
Almonry Museum and Heritage Centre
Abbey Gate
Evesham
Wychavon
Hereford And Worcester
WR11 4BQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 03572 43648
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Town Hall
    Evesham
    Wychavon
    Hereford And Worcester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
CANNON CAPTURED AT THE BATTLE OF SEBASTOPOL
Inscription
(UNKNOWN)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Crimean War (1853-1856)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gun
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
History
C 1969: CANNON RESTORED; THE CANNON WAS GIVEN TO THE TOWN ON LOAN IN 1979 FOR A TWENTY YEAR PERIOD. THE LOAN WAS RENEWED FOR ANOTHER 20 YEAR PERIOD ON THE CONDITION THAT IT WAS KEPT AT THE ALMONRY HERITAGE CENTRE
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Given to the town by Queen Victoria
Responsibility
Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust
Reference
  • The Journal P 10 /9TH MARCH 2000
  • Evesham Journal 23 MARCH 2000
  • Evesham Journal 16 MARCH 2000

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