The Jellicoe Express (Crewe)

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Reference WMO264534

Address:

Platform 12

Crewe Station

Nantwich Road

Crewe

England

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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Attached to a building/structure
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
Materials:
  • Metal Metal (any)
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
Conflicts:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: Metal Plaque. The words 'The Jellicoe Express 1917-2017' are around a blue circle which has an entwined anchor and ship's wheel at centre. Below is the dedicatory text in black. The rectangular metal plaque has an overall white background. This example is a valid memorial because of the additional interpretative material with it.
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THE JELLICOE EXPRESS 1917-2017 The Royal Navy train known as the Jellicoe Express stopped here./From 1917 it ran daily between London and Thurso during both/world wars. It was named after Admiral Sir John Jellicoe and/carried service personnel to and from Naval bases around the/country, including Scapa Flow./This memorial is dedicated to the men and women who travelled and worked on it.

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