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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Clackmannan
Town
Clackmannan
County
Central
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6028
Current location

Village Park
Base of Kirk Wynd
Clackmannan
Clackmannan
Central
FK10 4JF
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 90997 92108
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Square pillar on plinth carrying inscription panels on a two stepped base. The memorial is surmounted by a square medieval cross. Four carved shields positioned towards the top of the column and a further shield located on the north face of the pedestal. Incised lettering on stone panels to each of the four pedestal faces commemorating those lost in the First World War. Further incised inscriptions have been added to the base of the pedestal to commemorate the Second World War.
Inscription
6 o'clock face: TO THE/ GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF/ CLACKMANNAN/ WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES IN THE/ GREAT WARS/ THEIR NAME LIVETH/ FOR EVERMORE 9 o'clock face: (Names)/ 1939-1945 3 and 6 o'clock faces: (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, A
Archibald, R B F
Barrett, J
Bathgate, W
Begg, D
Binnie, J
Birrell, A
Birrell, J
Birrell, W
Bolton, T
See details for all 73 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 52
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 52
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank, decorations
    Order of information: suname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 21
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 21
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Condition
History
Lichen buildup and slight erosion of some names inscribed on memorial. No known repairs scheduled as of yet.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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