The GWR rail bridge over the Thames and Boney's footbridge over Bullstake Stream with memorial obelisk

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The inscription on the Obelisk reads:

IN MEMORY OF EDGAR GEORGE WILSON WHO, IN RESCUING TWO BOYS FROM DROWNING, LOST HIS LIFE, JUNE 15, 1889, AGED 21 YEARS ——— ERECTED UNDER THE AUSPICES OF THE OXFORD YOUNG MEN’S CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION, BY PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION. UNVEILED NOVEMBER 7 BY THE MAYOR OF OXFORD WALTER GRAY ESQ.

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  • Uploaded on March 25, 2012
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    by Bressons_Puddle
    • Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D70
    • Taken on 2012/03/20 15:37:06
    • Exposure: 0.003s (1/400)
    • Focal Length: 10.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/10.000
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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