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Memorial details

Memorial type
Gate
District
Dunfermline
Town
Crossford
County
Fife
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MR JAMES SHEARER (Architect)
MR THOMAS HADDEN (Founder / Foundry)
Charles Henshaw (Founder / Foundry)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 19 June 1921
    Attended by: LT COL A MITCHELL
  • Dedicated
    Date: 19 June 1921
    Attended by: REV W MACMILLAN
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5717

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Current location

Crossford Village Hall.
Main Street
Crossford
Dunfermline
Fife
KY12 8NJ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 07002 86700
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Set of cast iron gates with a red lion holding a sword and sceptre at the top surmounting a crown and shield on which is written the dedication. Laurel leaves encircle the lower half of the shield.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF/[names]/OF THIS VILLAGE/WHO FELL/EUROPEAN/WAR/+
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anthony, Angus
Brimer, Robert
Gold, John
Gray, William
Lamont, John
Lynch, Peter
Mcmillan, Daniel
Mercer, Robert
Mercer, William
Quarrell, George
See details for all 11 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, regiment, forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Gates
    Measurements: height 3500mm, width 3000mm
    Materials: Wrought Iron
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Cast Iron
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Reference

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