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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Thamesdown
Town
Swindon
County
Wiltshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), 19th Century Wars (1800-1899), 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
50952
Current location

Macarthur Glen Shoppingb Village
Kemble Dr
Swindon
Thamesdown
Wiltshire
SN2 2DZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 1415184844
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
UPRIGHT RECTANGULAR SLATE PLAQUE GOLD LETTERING AND TEN GOLD SCREWS ATTACHING MEMORIAL TO THE WALL. IMAGE ABOVE OF MEN WORKING IN A FOUNDRY.
Inscription
THIS WALL IS/ DEDICATED TO ALL THE/ MEN AND WOMEN/ WHO CONTRIBUTED TO THE/ INDUSTRY OF THE/ GREAT WESTERN/ RAILWAY WORKS/ FROM 1840 UNTIL 1986/ TO ALL OF THEM/ WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES OR SUFFERED/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN/ THE GREAT WARS/ AND CONFLICTS IN THAT TIME
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Woodford, Percy
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • 19th Century Wars (1800-1899)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Slate
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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