Take Away That Bauble 1/7: War and Walsall 1850 – 1940.

Posted: June 10, 2020 in General War, Social History, WWI

William Meikle’s painting of the Crimean feature in Walsall (1938). Meikle was born in Tipton around 1858, but moved to Walsall in the 1860s. He would remember the feature. He died, at the age of 84, in 1943.
Acc 63/6: Walsall Local History Centre

Walsall displayed and then destroyed its Crimean and Great War ordnance and the purpose of this series of articles is to understand what such things meant and why attitudes changed… https://wp.me/P4ui4e-1EK

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