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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Roxburgh
Town
Ednam
County
Borders
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
57809
Current location

North side of the bridge
Ednam
Roxburgh
Borders
TD5 7QJ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 73923 37239
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Square pillar set on a square, stepped plinth with drinking fountain on front face of the plinth. The whole is set on a round base. On the front face of the pillar is a metal sword with a metal wreath above it.
Inscription
6 o'clock face: 1914/1919/ 1939 1945. 3 o'clock face: IN MEMORY/ OF THE FOLLOWING/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY./ (Names) 9 o'clock face: IN THANKFULNESS TO GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF/ ALL GOOD COMRADES/ MEN AND WOMEN BELONGING TO/ THE PARISH OF EDNAM/ WHO HELPED TO WIN/ THE GREAT WARS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Buchanan, Gavin
Eckford, Richard
Elliot, David M L
Fairgrieve, James Henry
Galbraith, William
Gleed, John
Herkes, William
Mccraw, William
Mcdonald, Alexr. Auld
Nairn, Andrew
See details for all 15 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename,decorations
    Order of information: surname,rank,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename
    Order of information: surname,rank,forename
Components
  • Pillar
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Detail
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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