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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Table
District
City Of Edinburgh
Town
Edinburgh
County
Lothian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5629
Current location

Greyfriars Church
Greyfriars
Edinburgh
City Of Edinburgh
Lothian
EH1 2QQ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 25635 73264
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Previous locations
  • New North Church
    Edinburgh
    City Of Edinburgh
    Dumfries And Galloway
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Oak Communion Table, with panels of leaves and fruit; figures of Angel, Dove, Winged Lion, Winged Bill, Eagle and tree with birds. Front of table there are names in Two columns. Names at each end of table are in single columns
Inscription
THIS IS MY BODY WHICH IS BROKEN FOR YOU/(NAMES)/THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ainslie, J E
Bain, E
Barron, D
Cameron, J R
Carmichael, A
Christie, D R
Clarke, G Inglis
Cree, T
Cresswell, G H
Crichton, C
See details for all 48 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 49
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 49
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,regiment,forename, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Table
    Measurements: depth 840 mm, height 1530 mm, width 910 mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Greyfriars Church

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