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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ross And Cromarty
Town
Dingwall
County
Highland
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 20 February 1921
    Attended by: Dr White, Barony Church, Glasgow
  • Dedicated
    Date: 20 February 1921
    Attended by: Rev. J. R. MacPherson, Parish Minister; Rev. George MacPherson
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
63580
Current location

11
St Clement's Church
Church Street
Dingwall
Ross And Cromarty
Highland
IV15 9GZ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NH 54938 58953
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Rectangular board with inscription in gilted lettering, roman bead and reel border in relief mounted on marble backboard.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN SACRED MEMORY/ OF THE MEN CONNECTED/ WITH THIS CHURCH WHO/ DIED IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1919/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Beattie, J E M
Bethune, William
Biermann, Fred
Brown, John
Brown, John
Campbell, Sweeton F
Campbell, William
Crichton, George
Dempster, Charles G
Dempster, John
See details for all 34 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 34
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 34
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, regiment, forenames, additional
    Order of information: rank THEN surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Dundee Courier - Monday 21 February 1921 Dingwall Parish Church war memorial window and tablet, with roll of honour, was yesterday unveiled by Dr White, Barony Church, Glasgow. Ex-Service men paraded in considerable numbers, and. headed by a pipe band playing The Flowers of the Forest," slow marched to the church. Rev. J. R. MacPherson, parish minister; Rev. George MacPherson, and Colonel A. F. Mackenzie of Ord — who read the lessons — took part in the service. www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000164/19210221/040/0003
  • Other website www.saint-clements.org/building_of_heritage.htm

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