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Colin Townsley - red plaque Colin Townsley

Plaque: Colin Townsley - red plaque

Erection date: 18/11/2021

Inscription

Honouring the bravery and sacrifice of Colin Townsley of Soho Fire Station who gave his life in the line of duty at the Kings Cross underground fire.
18th November 1987

Unveiled on the 34th anniversary of the fire and Townsley's death.

Site: Colin Townsley (1 memorial)

N1, Euston Road, Kings Cross Station

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Colin Townsley - red plaque

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Colin J. Townsley G.M., Station Officer

The officer in charge of Red Watch at Soho Fire Station. Died trying to rescu...

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Colin Townsley - red plaque

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Fire Brigades Union

From their website: "The FBU is one of the UK’s oldest specialist trade union...

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