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Latitude: 50.7883 / 50°47'17"N
Longitude: -1.0989 / 1°5'56"W
OS Eastings: 463614
OS Northings: 99138
OS Grid: SZ636991
Mapcode National: GBR VPS.XM
Mapcode Global: FRA 87L0.7QM
Entry Name: Indian Mutiny Perthshire Volunteers Monument
Listing Date: 25 September 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1103859
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475000
Location: Portsmouth, PO5
County: City of Portsmouth
Electoral Ward/Division: St Thomas
Built-Up Area: Portsmouth
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: St Thomas of Canterbury, Portsmouth
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
SZ6399 PEMBROKE ROAD
774-1/12/79 (North East side)
25/09/72 Indian Mutiny Perthshire Volunteers
Monument. c1869. Marble obelisk with plinth, granite curb
surrounding base with earth end planted filling. Commemorates
the members of the 90th Light Infantry Perthshire Volunteers
who were killed in the Indian Mutiny of 1857 or died in India
between 1859 and 1869. Inscription reads "In memory of
Officers (named) and 312 non-commissioned officers, buglers
and privates of the 90th Light Infantry Perthshire Volunteers
who fell during the mutiny in India in the defence, the
relief, the capture of Lucknow and in the subsequent
operations to the end of the war, 1859 - also to the memory of
other officers who died during the service of the 90th Light
Infantry in India from the end of the war, 1859 to 1869".
(Berridge DW: Monument and Memorials in the City of
Portsmouth: 1984-: 9).
Listing NGR: SZ6334899296
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