Eddy Ave WWI bronze commemorative plaque

Eddy Ave WWI bronze commemorative plaqueEddy Ave WWI bronze commemorative plaqueEddy Ave WWI bronze commemorative plaque
Description

 

Large cast bronze plaque mounted on the western face of the sandstone bridge arches of the Eddy Avenue ramp at Central Station. The plaque features the Rising Sun badge of the Australian Commonwealth Military Forces and reads "Erected by the Government of NSW in commemoration. Past this place marched the men who went from New South Wales with the Australian Imperial Forces to fight in the Great War of 1914 - 1919. Unveiled ANZAC Day - 1925."

Two of the decorative bronze corner studs are missing. It lies within the curtilage of the heritage listing for Central Station and Sydney Yard Group. 

Inscription

 

Erected by the Government of NSW in commemoration. Past this place marched the men who went from New South Wales with the Australian Imperial Forces to fight in the Great War of 1914 - 1919. Unveiled ANZAC Day - 1925

Address
Eddy Avenue
Sydney NSW 2000
Location/surrounding area
Central Station
Recorded by
Sydney Trains
Established date
1925
Dedication date
25 April 1925
Conflict/s
First World War, 1914-1918

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