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Memorial to Norwegian sailors, Embleton Cemetery (Craster)

The headstone is inscribed to the memory of Norwegian sailors who died after the steamer 'Pollux' was torpedoed by a German submarine. This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N13176
Historical period: Early 20th Century (1901 to 1932)
Legal status:Listed Building

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Source of Reference
Local History of Craster

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