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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
West Lothian
Town
Linlithgow
County
Lothian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Indian Mutiny (1857-1858)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1859
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
53692
Current location

Monument 2km N of the town on the ridge to the E of the Grange
Airngarth Hill
Linlithgow
West Lothian
Lothian
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 002 790
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A staged Gothic cross on an octagonal base
Inscription
In memory of Brig Gen the Hon Adrian Hope of Hopetoun House killed15 April 1857 during the Indian Mutiny at the attack on Fort Rooeah (exact wording unknown)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Indian Mutiny (1857-1858)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died,place of death,forename,manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • BUILDINGS OF SCOTLAND by GIFFORD, JOHN 306/1978 Source: Image Library

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