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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ross And Cromarty
Town
Tain
County
Highland
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 13 September 1923
    Attended by: Sir Hector Munro. Lord Lieutenant of the County, Provost Robertson
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44568

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Current location

Tain Tollbooth
High Street
Tain
Ross And Cromarty
Highland
IV19 1AB
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NH 78023 82103
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Nowy headed Metal Plaque set into the outside wall of a building with the inscription in relief. A stag's head and laurel garland in relief are at the top of the plaque. Replicas of the memorial are erected at Fort George, Dingwall, Dornoch, Elgin, Stornoway, Tain and Wick
Inscription
1914 1919/ ERECTED BY/ THE SEAFORTH HIGHLANDERS/ TO THE UNDYING MEMORY OF 8432/ COMRADES BELONGING TO THE TEN/ BATTALIONS OF THEIR REGIMENT/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR/ COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/ SCOTLAND FOR EVER
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Friday 14 September 1923
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Saturday 25 August 1923

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