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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Strathkelvin
Town
Kilsyth
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5990
Current location

Between the Ebroch and Garrel burns
Bandstand at the Burngreen Park
Burngreen
Kilsyth
Strathkelvin
Strathclyde
G65 0NR
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 71926 77922
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Nowy-headed tablet bolted to the low railings of a Bandstand. Carved laurel wreath and ribbon on top. Black lettering.
Inscription
KILSYTH TOWN AND VICTORIA BANDS/ IN PROUD AND LOVING MEMORY OF/ THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS WHO FELL/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1919/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adamson, Thomas
Brown, Nathaniel
Donaldson, William
Gilfillian, Simon
Motherwell, Robert
Neil, James
Neil, Robert
Watson, John
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, regiment, service number
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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