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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
Glasgow
Town
Westburn
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
57342
Current location

Westburn Cemetery
Old Mill Rd
Westburn
Glasgow
Strathclyde
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 650 600
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Two stepped rough hewn stone base surmounted by a stone of remembrance in the shape of an upright tablet. Inscription in black lettering on front face. Carved thistles on the top corners of the memorial.
Inscription
1914 - 1918/ IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF THE SOLDIERS/ WHO DIED IN GATESIDE WAR HOSPITAL/ AND OF THE SOLDIERS OF THE PARISH/ WHO SERVED IN THE WAR/ AND ARE BURIED HERE
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: depth 500mm, height 2000mm, width 1000mm
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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