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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cenotaph
District
Berwickshire
Town
Coldstream
County
Borders
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War - civilians
Maker
SIR GEORGE WASHINGTON BROWNE RSA
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 13 May 1923
    Attended by: Earl Haig
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13330
Current location

Roadside
High Street
Coldstream
Berwickshire
Borders
TD12 4DW
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 84110 39736
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A fine stone cenotaph surmounted by a platform set into a concave wall with foot gates to the park on each side. Burgh arms above inscription and bronze plaques with dedication and names on front face- 1 for each conflict
Inscription
Raised Lettering on the Cenotaph-IN PROUD & GRATEFUL/ MEMORY OF THE MEN/ OF THE BURGH AND PARISH OF/ COLDSTREAM/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR FOR/ LIBERTY KING AND COUNTRY 1914 - 1919/"THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE" 1st Plaque- (WW1 NAMES) 2nd Plaque-AND IN GLORIOUS MEMORY OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allan, William
Archbold, John
Batne, Alexander
Baxter, Alexander
Briggs, James
Brown, Alexander
Brown, Robert
Carmichael, Alexander
Carmichael, Archibold
Carmichael, G G
See details for all 89 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 72
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 72
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, regiment, decorations
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, service, forenames
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, service, forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cenotaph
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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