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Memorial details

Memorial type
Serviceman / Servicewoman
District
Annandale And Eskdale
Town
Lochmaben
County
Dumfries And Galloway
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MESSRS BEATTIE & CO (Makers)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 2 Nov 1921
    Attended by: Lady Buchanan Jardine of Castlemilk
  • Dedicated
    Date: 2 Nov 1921
    Attended by: Bishop of Glasgow
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44178
Current location

South end of Main Street
High Street
Lochmaben
Annandale And Eskdale
Dumfries And Galloway
DG11 1NW
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NY 08388 82281
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Three stepped square base surmounted by plinth and figure of a soldier, with head bowed, inverted rifle and wearing Tam o'Shanter and puttees. Inscription in black lettering on the sides of the plinth. Whole is set within garden with raised flower beds.
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: TO/ THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN EVER GRATEFUL/ REMEMBRANCE OF THE MEN/ OF THIS PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE."/ "LO THESE ARE THEY FROM SUFF'RINGS GREAT." 9 O'CLOCK: (NAMES) 3 O'CLOCK: (NAMES) 12 O'CLOCK FACE: AND IN MEMORY OF/ THOSE WHO DIED IN THE/ SECOND GREAT WAR/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Arnold, D
Baker, J
Baptie, R
Bell, W
Blackstock, A
Burgess, J
Cameron, W R
Campbell, G E F
Campbell, R N
Carmichael, R
See details for all 80 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 63
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 63
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: regiment THEN surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Figure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Condition
Costs

Site: NIL
Comments: Site presented by Sir R.W. Buchanan Jardine, Bart of Castlemilk
Memorial: £385

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Scottish Legion News No.57 (June 1996) p.2 Published:Royal British Legion Scotland Winner of 1996 Best Kept War Memorial Competition (Small Community).
  • warmemscot.s4.bizhat.com/viewtopic.php?t=183
  • Carter Postcard Collection
  • Carlisle Journal 4/11/1921 page 7e

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