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  1. The Memorial to the Engine Room Heroes of the Titanic

    Quote Originally Posted by Bob Edwards View Post
    The Memorial to the Engine Room Heroes of the Titanic is a granite monument located on St. Nicholas Place, at the Pier Head, in Liverpool, England. The city of Liverpool is strongly associated with the ill-fated liner that sank on 15 April 1912 with the loss of some 1,517 lives. The RMS Titanic was owned by White Star Line which was founded in Liverpool in 1840. Liverpool was also the port of registry of the liner with the words 'Titanic, Liverpool' visible on the stern of the ship. The memorial
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  2. Repatriation Memorial - Pier Head

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    Repatriation Memorial - Pier Head

    Next time you visit the Pier Head, take a look at the Repatriation Memorial. When members of the Researching Far East Prisoner of War History Group considered the best way to honour the Far East Prisoners of War (FEPOWs),the Pier Head seemed the obvious place at which to erect a lasting memorial. The Plaque was unveiled on 17 October 2011 by camp survivor Maurice Naylor CBE, 91, in front of 650 guests. He was captured in 1942 in Singapore and spent
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  3. Pals Memorial to be Unveiled in Liverpool

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    Pals Memorial to be Unveiled in Liverpool


    Sunday 31 August at 11am

    A MEMORIAL to the Liverpool Pals who served during World War One is to be unveiled by HRH The Earl of Wessex on Sunday 31 August.

    It follows a three year campaign by The Liverpool Pals Memorial Fund to create a permanent tribute to remember the men and boys who volunteered during the Great War.

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  4. Hillsborough Memorial Unveiling 14th April 2013

    Quote Originally Posted by Bob Edwards View Post
    I don't normally past modern day photographs on 'Liverpool Picturebook' or write current events articles, but this is an exception. The unveiling of the new Hillsborough Memorial in Liverpool yesterday will be a part of the history of the City of Liverpool forever.


    I stood among a crowd of people assembled at the Old Haymarket yesterday, 14th April 2013, to watch
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