Eveleigh Railways Locoworks, Large Erecting Shop, First World War Honour Roll

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Description

 

A white marble Honour Roll tablet, with Eveleigh Locoworks Large Erecting Shop (LES) railways employees names who served in the First World War inscribed in three columns.

It was established by LES staff and unveiled attached to the north brick wall of the LES in 1917. It was refurbished in 2015. It lies within the heritage listing boundary of the Eveleigh Railway Yard.

Inscription

 

Roll of Honour erected by Large Erecting Shop

[Names]

Address
Locomotive Street,
Eveleigh Yard,
Eveleigh NSW 2015
Local Government Area
  • Sydney, City of
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
Sydney Trains
Established date
1917
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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