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John Sawdon

1861 - 1910
English politician, mayor of Bridlington
artist unknown
1912

Bridlington /  John Sawdon   Bridlington /  John Sawdon

Description

Marble bust of Sawdon.

Inscription(s)

1861-1910

erected
by public subscription
to the memory
of
alderman
JOHN SAWDON
Mayor of Bridlington
1905-6 1906-7 1907-8
who devoted 25 years
to public service
in the borough and on
the county council
unveiled
by
sir ALEXANDER
MACDONALD
of the isles.

28th march 1912.
HE WAS
Chairman of the Sanitary
Committee of the

Borough of Bridlington
for 16 years.
and of teh Cemetery
committee for 5 years.
and of the Borough Education
committee for 3 years.
Also a member of the following
Public Bodies.

the Lords feoffees,
the Charity trustees,
the Governors of the
Grammar school,
the Governors of the girls
High School.


HE WAS ALSO
Chairman of the Sanitary
Committee of the
East Riding County Council.

Bridlington - John Sawdon

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Location (N 54°5'35" - W 0°12'15")

Item Code: gbyh221; Photograph: 1 August 2019
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