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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Angus
Town
Kinnell
County
Tayside
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: October 1920
    Attended by: Countess of Southesk
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5698
Current location

Parish Church (redundant)
Kinnell
Angus
Tayside
DD11 4UJ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NO 60930 50610
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Column on a pedestal and base. The lettering is lead.
Inscription
6 o'clock face of the Pedestal: TO THE MEMORY OF / THE MEN CONNECTED WITH / THIS PARISH / WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES / FOR THEIR COUNTRY / IN THE GREAT / EUROPEAN WAR / AND WHOSE NAMES / ARE INSCRIBED / ON THIS MEMORIAL 6 o'clock face of the base: EUROPEAN WAR / 1914-1919 / Other faces: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allan, Alexander
Allan, James
Anderson, John
Black, William
Clark, William
Cushnie, George
Donaldson, David
Duncan, John
Fyfe, John
Inverarity, Robert
See details for all 20 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Column
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Pedestal
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Lettering
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Lead
Condition
History
1999: The Redundant Church was severely damaged in a storm. There are concerns about the fate of the Church. The memorial was undamaged, and is a churchyard which is still in use, and has the room to remain so for the foreseeable future.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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