Somme Memorial Bench

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Reference WMO/265244


Main Street

j/w Maynooth Road


Northern Ireland

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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Seat
  • Metal Metal (any)
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
About the memorial: This memorial bench is one of a series commissioned by the Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon (ABC) Council to commemorate the centenary of the first day of the Battle of the Somme on 01/07/2017. It is of black metal construction and the backrest is a silhouette of four soldiers in various poses crossing barbed wire and a number of crosses. To the right are a number of poppies in red. There is also a small silver coloured plaque.
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"Lest we forget". To mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme 1st July 1916 - 1st July 2016. Bench placed by Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council.


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