Basque Refugee Children Of Spanish Civil War

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Reference WMO255696

Address:

Beach House

Brighton Rd

West Sussex

Worthing

BN11 2EJ

England

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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Setting: Attached to a building/structure
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
Materials:
  • Metal Metal (any)
Conflicts:
  • Spanish Civil War (1936-1939)
About the memorial: Circular blue heritage plaque with inscription in white lettering. On the west side of the north external stairs.
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Worthing Borough Council// BEACH HOUSE// In 1937 Beach House provided/ sanctuary for 60 refugee children from/ the Basque region of Spain who came to/ Britain fleeing bombing and starvation/ after the destruction of Guernica during/ the Spanish Civil War. They were/ supported and cared for entirely by/ local volunteers.// Basque Children of 37 Association UK

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