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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
East Lothian
Town
Inveresk
County
Lothian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44681

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Current location

In the Churchyard
Inveresk Parish Church
Inveresk
East Lothian
Lothian
EH21 7UA
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 34423 72015
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
SQUARE BASE SURMOUNTED BY TALL SHAFT AND LATIN CROSS. INSCRIPTION ON THE SHAFT OF THE CROSS. CELTIC LONE DESIGN CARVED AT THE TOP OF THE CROSS. FIGURE OF AN ANGEL CARVED IN RELIEF AT THE BASE OF THE SHAFT
Inscription
On the Cross Shaft-IN MEMORY / OF THOSE / FROM THIS / PARISH WHO / GAVE THEIR / LIVES IN THE / GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1918 / AND WHO BY / DYING LIVE / THIS STONE / IS RAISED On the Base-REMEMBER THEM ALSO/WHO SUFFERED DEATH/1939-1945
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
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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