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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Newtownabbey
Town
Glengormley
County
Antrim
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), 20th Century Wars (1900-1999), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 30 September 1990
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
  • Dedicated
    Date: 30 September 1990
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6426
Current location

Glengormley Park
Ballyclare Road
Glengormley
Newtownabbey
Antrim
BT36 5HG
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: NW 44869 38149
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Obelisk set on a tapering plinth with the inscription and two brick steps. The whole is set on a paved area with a flower border at the rear.
Inscription
IN/ MEMORY OF/ THE MEMBERS OF/ H.M. FORCES/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE TWO WORLD WARS/ 1914-1918 1939-1945/ AND/ IN SUBSEQUENT CONFLICTS
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: height 3470MM
    Materials: Marble - Red
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £10,000

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate
Responsibility
NEWTOWNABBEY BOROUGH COUNCIL

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