Honeysuckle Point Loco Roll of HonourPrint Page
The Honour Roll commemorates those from the workshop who served in World War One.
The roll was unveiled by the Mayor of Newcastle Mr Kilgour on Empire Day 24/05/1915, and it originally contained ten names which grew to 44 at the end of the war (NSW Railway & Tramways 2/06/1919).
The roll was originally displayed at the Honeysuckle Point Locoworks. After its closure, the board was relocated to Newcastle Station in c1930 where it hung for many years on the platform.
After Newcastle Station was closed in 2014, the board was removed by Sydney Trains and relocated to storage at Hamilton Depot.
|Address:||Beaumont Street, Storage, Hamilton Railway Station, Hamilton, 2303|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -32.918505|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Monument Type:||Honour Roll|
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-August-1914|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-June-1919|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Monday 24th May, 1915|
H.S.P. Loco Roll of Honour
For God King & Country
[ Names ]
The Great War 1914-1919
Armistice Signed Nov 11th 1918
Peace Declared July 19th 1919
Greater love hath no man than this
that a man lay down his life
for his friend.