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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Berwickshire
Town
Coldstream
County
Borders
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
53593
Current location

Coldstream Parish Church
High Street
Coldstream
Berwickshire
Borders
TD12 4DL
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 84255 3780
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Semicircular stained glass window showing two women holding sheaves of wheat, kneeling on either side of Christ on the cross. There is a background of vines and a border of foliage. An inscription runs along the bottom, and the dedication appears on two tile tablets which include a blue, gold and white border and marble frames.
Inscription
(On window): unknown (On tablets): 1914-1918/ THE CHANCEL WINDOW/ IS DEDICATED TO THE/ GLORY OF GOD AND IN/ GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ THOSE OF THIS/ CONGREGATION WHO/ FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ (names)/ "I give unto them eternal life &/ they shall never perish."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Archibold, John
Baxter, Alexander
Bayne, Alerxander
Bitson, James
Dalgleish, John
Edgar, Joseph
Fairbairn, William
Ford, James
Ford, John
Galbraith, John
See details for all 44 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 44
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 44
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, regiment, forenames, decorations
    Order of information: regiment,rank
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Glass
  • Tablets
    Measurements: height 91.2, width 42.5
    Materials: Ceramic, Marble
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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