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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
Dartford
Town
Swanscombe
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
Non-Specific Conflict
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: June 1990
    Attended by: Bishop of Rochester
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
59
Current location

Park Road
Swanscombe
Dartford
Kent
DA10 0JU
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 60378 74040
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A small obelisk-style stone on a tapered plinth.
Inscription
TO THE MEMORY OF ALL FROM THIS DISTRICT WHO LOST THEIR LIVES IN THE DEFENCE OF FREEDOM/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/ AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL REMEMBER THEM.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Non-Specific Conflict
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth C 4 FT, height C 6 FT, width C 5FT
    Materials: Granite - Cornish
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: £5686

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
SWANSCOMBE AND GREENHITHE TOWN COUNCIL

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