Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Inverclyde
Town
Greenock
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
54747

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Current location

Wellpark Mid Kirk
Cathcart Square
Greenock
Inverclyde
Strathclyde
PA15 1LS
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 27986 76104
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Previous locations
  • Cartsdyke Church
    Greenock
    Inverclyde
    Strathclyde
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Church of Scotland
  • Crawford Mains Church
    Greenock
    Inverclyde
    Strathclyde
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Church of Scotland
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Description
Arched board with tre-foil carved inner panel. Painted dates in red at top and names incised and listed in columns under each dedication. Ten names under died; five names under endured wounds and 68 names for those who served. Ornamentation - top centre: Crawford Arms in enamel bottom left: a warship bottom right: a field gun
Inscription
1914 1919/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF THOSE/ WHO MADE THE SURPREME SACRIFICE/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ NAMES/ ALSO IN GRATEFUL ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF THOSE/ WHO ENDURED WOUNDS/ (Names)/ AND OF THOSE WHO VENTURED THEIR LIVES IN OUR DEFENCE/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 84
    Served and returned: 74
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, regiment, forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Mahogany
Condition
History
In need of some restoration, damage to mahogany frame and discolouration.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Church authorities

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