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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
City Of Edinburgh
Town
Edinburgh
County
Lothian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Clayton and Bell (Designer)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
57417

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Current location

Former North Morningside Parish Church
15
The Eric Liddell Centre
Morningside Road
Edinburgh
City Of Edinburgh
Lothian
EH10 4DP
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 24521 71872
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A set of three three-light stained windows. They depict sacrifice, victory and peace with a dedicatory inscription at the foot of each window The Sacrifice window features Christ being crucified. The scene portrays grieving women at the foot of the cross on one side, with the centurion and disciples on the other. The Victory window represents the ascending Christ with angels and disciples at his feet. The Peace window shows the resurrected Christ in an exalted position at the heart of the artwork with the disciples seated, kneeling, bowing, or standing at his feet.
Inscription
Sacrifice window: Greater love hath no man than this./ To the glory of God and in memory of the men of this church who gave their lives in the Great War 1914-1919. Victory window: He shall reign for ever and ever./ To the glory of God and in memory of the men of this church who gave their lives in the Great War 1914-1919. Peace window: Peace be unto you. Why are ye troubled./ To the glory of God and in memory of the men of this church who gave their lives in the Great War 1914-1919.
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
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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