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Plymouth in Devon County, England, United Kingdom
 

National Armada Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, August 4, 2018
1. National Armada Memorial
Inscription.
He Blew With His Wind And They Were Scattered

This Foundation Stone
Of a National Memorial Was Laid in the Presence of Naval, Military and Civic Representatives, by the Right Worshipful the Mayor of this Borough, Alderman H.J. Waring, Esquire, J.P. on Thursday July 19th 1888.
Being the Three Hundredth Anniversary
Of the First Sighting the Spanish Armada
From the Plymouth Hoe
Patron Her Majesty Queen Victoria


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The National Armada Memorial
Erected by public subscription was unveiled October 21 1890 by
Admiral H.R.H. the Duke of Edinburgh K.G. on Behalf
Her Most Gracious Majesty Queen Victoria, Patron
General Committee
His Grace the Duke of Norfolk President
Sir H.J. Waring J.P. Chairman
W. Binns Deputy
A. Hingston J.P. J.P. Paige Treasurers
W.H.K. Wright Secretary
A. Croser C.F. Burnaro J.P. R. Bufnard J.J. Crealock A.B. Debnam
G.H. Inskip R.N. W. Hallke F.C. Lane H.N. Nevins A.H. Varnier F.J. Webb
London Committee Professor J.K. Laughton Chairman C. Wolmer Williams P.H.P. Wippell Secretary

 
Erected 1890.
 
Location. 50° 21.917′ 
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By Michael Herrick, August 4, 2018
2. National Armada Memorial
N, 4° 8.5′ W. Marker is in Plymouth, England, in Devon County. Marker is at the intersection of Osborne Place and Citadel Road, on the left when traveling south on Osborne Place. Touch for map. Located on the Hoe Promenade. Marker is in this post office area: Plymouth, England PL1 2PA, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Plymouth RAF Monument (a few steps from this marker); Plymouth Naval Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Plymouth Naval Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Plymouth Naval Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Drake Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Smeaton Lighthouse (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Laboratory on the Hoe (about 120 meters away); a different marker also named The Laboratory on the Hoe (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Plymouth.
 
Also see . . .
1. Old Plymouth.uk - National Armada Memorial. (Submitted on September 25, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Armada Memorial on Wikipedia. (Submitted on September 25, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
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By Michael Herrick, August 4, 2018
3. National Armada Memorial
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By Michael Herrick, August 4, 2018
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By Michael Herrick, August 4, 2018
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 25, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 25, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 25, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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