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Memorial details

Memorial type
Avenue / Tree or grove
District
Nottingham
Town
Sherwood
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 12 May 1946
    Attended by: LT COL PEARSON
  • Dedicated
    Date: 12 May 1946
    Attended by: Bishop of Southwell
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
59049
Current location

Inside the entrance to the site.
Blackwoods Scouts Site
477 Hucknall Rd (a611)
Sherwood
Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
NG5 1FW
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 565 433
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
An avenue of trees accompanied by a plaque.
Inscription
THE AVENUE OF TREES/ PLANTED IN THANKS GIVING FOR/ VICTORY AND PEACE/ AND IN MEMORY OF SCOUTS/ WHO DIED IN THE WAR OF 1939-1945/ WAS DEDICATED BY/ THE LORD BISHOP OF SOUTHWELL/ AND THIS TABLET UNVEILED IN THEIR HONOUR/ BY THE COUNTY COMMISIONER/ LT. COL. N. G. PEARSON D.S.O./ ON SUNDAY MAY 12TH 1946
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tree
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Plant Material
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
The 24th Nottingham Scout Group on behalf of the City of Nottingham Scout District.

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