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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
Midlothian
Town
Temple
County
Lothian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
A Muirhead, Mr John Cairns, Sir James Taggart
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: July 1920
    Attended by: Sir Henry Dundas BT
  • Dedicated
    Date: July 1920
    Attended by: The moderator of the general assembly Church of Scotland
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5637
Current location

Parish Church (Redundant)
B6372 (Near)
Temple
Midlothian
Lothian
EH23 4SH
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 31519 58728
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Inscription
OUR GLORIOUS DAD TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO DIED IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919 ERECTED BY THEIR FRIENDS 1920 GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alves, George
Alves, William
Beattie, George
Blake, James W
Blake, John A Temple
Fullerton, Thomas
Johnston, George
Joyce, Martin
Lees, Robert
Mcdougall, James
See details for all 16 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 16
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 1200mm, height 2500mm, width 2900mm
    Materials: Granite
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
Midlothian District Council
Reference
  • The Midlothian Advertiser, 15 July 1920 and 3 February 1921

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