Petersham Railways Staff WWI Honour Board

Petersham Railways Staff WWI Honour BoardPetersham Railways Staff WWI Honour BoardPetersham Railways Staff WWI Honour BoardPetersham Railways Staff WWI Honour Board
Description

 

A little-known timber honour board with a list of 14 Petersham railways employees who served in WWI. It has a timber split pediment, blue painted scrolls and gilt lettering.

The board was unveiled by Mrs Gould, the Station Master's wife in 1916 (SMH 27/11/1916). It is mounted within a larger protective timber and glass case and currently hangs on the inside wall of the ticket office at Petersham Station. It lies within the heritage listing boundary of the Petersham Railway Station Group.

Address
Petersham Railway Station
Petersham NSW 2049
Recorded by
Sydney Trains
Established date
1916
Established Date format: 
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Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Dedication date: 
1916
Dedication date
17 July 2020
Conflict/s
First World War, 1914-1918

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