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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Moray
Town
Glencoe
County
Grampian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
58229
Current location

On the southern side of the village as you leave on the old road
Glencoe
Moray
Grampian
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NJ 610 390
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Celtic cross with knotwork on the face and a tapered shaft set on a rectangular plinth. Inscription is in balck lettering on the front face of the plinth.
Inscription
ERECTED IN LOVING MEMORY/ OF/ THE MEN OF GLENCOE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ IN DEFENCE OF LIBERTY AND JUSTICE./ (Names)/ "DILEAS GU BAS"/ "FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH"/ 1939-1945/ (Name)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: rank,forename,surname,regiment
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
History
Date unknown: Inscription repainted as it had faded and some of the names were illegible.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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