Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Inverclyde
Town
Greenock
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Rededicated
    Date: 29 July 1951
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
54751

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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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Description
STAINED GLASS WINDOW DEPICTING A KNIGHT IN ARMOUR BEING RECEIVED/CROWNED BY A RED-WINGED ANGEL OF VICTORY, A WOMAN AND TWO CHILDREN AT BOTTOM RIGHT, INSCRIPTION ON A SCROLL AT BOTTOM LEFT, WINGED HEADS OF CHERUBS ABOVE AND SMALL DEPICTIONS OF ANGELS OF "LIBERTY, "JUSTICE" ETC TO LEFT AND RIGHT. WITH ASSOCIATED EXPLANATORY BRASS PLAQUE BELOW.
Inscription
Plaque:TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND HONOURED MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO FELL IN THE EUROPEAN WAR 1914-1919. THE ABOVE WINDOW IS/ DEDICATED BY THE CONGREGATION AND ADHERENTS OF THIS CHURCH.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Conway, John
Cook, Robert
Cooper, Angus
Devlin, Walter
Dowell, Alexander
Dowell, James
Duncan, Andrew
Duncan, James
Gillies, Robert
Gracie, John
See details for all 24 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 24
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: height 2700mm, width 1800mm
    Materials: Stained Glass
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
History
It was badly damaged during the Blitz, but was repaired, re-fitted and re-dedicated on 29th July 1951.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Kirk Session of Wellpark Mid Kirk

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