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Memorial details

Memorial type
Sculptured / Cast figure
District
Kensington And Chelsea
Town
London
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Maker
CAPTAIN ADRIAN JONES MVO
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
57394
Current location

In store
out of public view.
National Army Museum
Royal Hospital Road
London
Kensington And Chelsea
Greater London
SW3 4HT
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 278 780
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Townhall
    Ludlow
    South Shropshire
    Shropshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SO 510 750
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Plaster cast of a mounted cavalry man, grasping his rifle and poised for action.
Inscription
(unknown)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Figure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Plaster
Listing information
Condition
History
1988: damaged when removed from Ludlow Townhall. 1996: sculpture required repairs beyond the National Army Museum's budget in order to make a cast from it. Due to the cast's construction long term preservation reported to be impossible.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • ADRIAN JONES by HODSON-PRESSINGER, SELWYN 64-5 Published:TORPHICHEN BOOKS 1996 LONDON
  • Published:Merlin Unwin Books 1999

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