The Unveiling of the War Memorial in March 1921

By Simon Mortimer

The unveiling of the War Memorial in March 1921
Stevenage Museum P280
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  • To quote the “Hertfordshire Express” (26/03/21) – “On Saturday afternoon (March 19th), all the shops were closed and flags were flown at half-mast. The obelisk is 23ft high, executed in Whitebed Portland Stone. The Crusader’s sword is made of bronze.” The architect: F. Arnold Wright (London). The builder: Wray & Fuller (Chelmsford). The cost: £1,100

    By Lloyd Briscoe (26/01/2012)

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