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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Table
District
Stewartry
Town
Kirkcudbright
County
Dumfries And Galloway
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: Jan 1921
    Attended by: Sir Charles Hope-Dunbar of St Mary's Isle
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44411
Current location

St. Cuthbert's Church
St. Mary Street
Kirkcudbright
Stewartry
Dumfries And Galloway
DG6 4AP
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NX 68381 50978
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Wooden communion table with tracery carved above the inscription. The WW1 Names in gold painted lettering carved in relief on the front of the table. Latin cross flanked by two symbols carved in relief in the centre panel on the table. The WW2 names are on the side of the communion table
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD+ IN MEMORY OF OUR LOVED WHO FELL IN WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES) +1939-1945+/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Airlie, Adam
Ambler, J F
Anderson, Andw.
Andrew, David
Beattie, Andw
Boyd, Cecil R
Branney, Wm
Brown, Douglas
Burgoyne, Wm
Campbell, Bert
See details for all 121 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 97
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 97
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 24
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Table
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • warmemscot.s4.bizhat.com/viewtopic.php?t=2192
  • The Scotsman 13 Jan 1921 page 5- WAR MEMORIALS KIRKCUDBRIGHT. - In Kirkcudbright Parish Church Sir Charles Hope-Dunbar of St Mary's Isle unveiled an oak Communion table to the memory of the 85 men from the town and parish

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