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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Sutherland
Town
Golspie
County
Highland
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
57660
Current location

In entrance hall
Dunrobin Castle
Golspie
Sutherland
Highland
KW10 6SF
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NC 85050 00836
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Bronze plaque with inscription in enamel gothic script. Red enamel cross at top centre. During WW1 Dunrobin Castle was a Naval Hospital and the Central Surgical Base for the Northern Fleet.
Inscription
TO RECORD THE USE / OF THIS BUILDING AS AN / AUXILIARY HOSPITAL / DURING THE GREAT WAR, / AND THE THANKS OF/ THE SCOTTISH BRANCH, / BRITISH RED CROSS / SOCIETY TO THE / GENEROUS DONOR / APRIL 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
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 260mm, width 250mm
    Materials: Bronze
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate
Responsibility
Dunrobin Castle Trust.
Reference

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