Railway Remembrance Wall, Central Station, Blacksmiths 1914-1919 Honour Roll

Description: 

 

Part of the Railway Remembrance Wall, this is a light coloured polished wooden board with veterans' names and inscription in gilt. The whole board is enclosed in a glass-fronted wooden case.The memorial is located near platform 23.

Additional information by Sydney Trains:

A carved wooden honour roll board, with 58 Locoworks Blacksmithshop railways employees names who served in WWI written in gilt, encased behind glass panes. It was produced by NSW Railways Eveleigh blacksmith staff, and was relocated after the closure of the blacksmiths workshop in 1988, and fixed to the western Railway Remembrance Wall at Central Station. Note all the names are also listed on the Eveleigh Locoworks consolidated Honour Roll WWI.

 

Inscription: 

 

Lest We Forget.

Blacksmiths

1914 - 1919

Honour Roll

 

War: 

First World War, 1914-1918
 
 

Recorded by: 

David Roden. Updated info by Sydney Trains
 

Address Data: 

Central Station
Haymarket NSW 2000
 
 

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