Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee Cairn - Waterhouses, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, UK.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman
N 53° 02.927 W 001° 52.375
30U E 575552 N 5878291
Quick Description: A memorial cairn and seat to commemorate the Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II in 1977.
Location: West Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 1/20/2018 7:19:47 AM
Waymark Code: WMXJKZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 3

Long Description:
This memorial cairn and seat is located at the old station car park and picnic area, on Earlsway in the village of Waterhouses.
It commemorates the Silver Jubilee (25 years reign) of Elizabeth II.

The cairn is about 5ft in height and constructed of stones from the local area. A wooden seat surrounds the stones. To the front of the cairn is a plaque with an inscription that reads as follows;

'BUILT BY
A.P.C.M. LIMITED
ON BEHALF OF
THE PARISH OF WATERHOUSES
TO COMMEMORATE THE SILVER JUBILEE OF
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
1952 - 1977
UNVEILED BY G.FURNESS ESQ. 7-6-1977'

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Cairn Location: Car park and picnic area

Cairn Purpose: Other (please describe in description)

Type if different from above list: Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee Memorial

Cairn Condition:

Types of rock: Not listed

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Mike_bjm visited Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee Cairn - Waterhouses, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, UK. 7/3/2017 Mike_bjm visited it