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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Shepway
Town
Folkestone
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War - civilians
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
62185
Current location

On a footpath
Tontine Street
Folkestone
Shepway
Kent
CT20 1GY
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 23041 36167
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Stokes Brothers Greengrocers
    Tontine Street
    Folkestone
    Shepway
    Kent
    CT20 1RW
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TR 231 360
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Rectangular plaque attached by rivets to a mount.
Inscription
THIS TABLET/ MARKS THE PLACE/ WHERE ON/ MAY 25th 1917/ A BOMB WAS DROPPED/ FROM A GERMAN/ AEROPLANE KILLING 60/ PERSONS AND INJURING/ MANY OTHERS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 60
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 60
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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