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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Argyll And Bute
Town
Ardentinny
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 8 October 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Dedicated
    Date: 8 October 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
54198
Current location

On the A880 overlooking Loch Long where memorial is surrounded by 3 low walls inset into garden of a new house.
Shore Road
Ardentinny
Argyll And Bute
Strathclyde
PA23 8TR
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 18908 87415
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Celtic Cross with roughly hewn stone plinth bearing inscription in lead(?) lettering, and square 2-stone high base with name tablet inset.
Inscription
On plinth: 1914-1918/ IN PROUD MEMORY/ OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR KING & COUNTRY/ "LEST WE FORGET" On base: ALSO THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR/ 1939-45/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aitken, C
Aitken, J
Mackay, W
Mackenzie, D
Mcintyre, D
Mclean, Ian
Mcleish, A
Mcleod, A
Rhodes, Thomas G
Somerville, John J F
See details for all 11 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, initials of forenames, surname
    Order of information: surname, initial
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, forename and initials, surname, regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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