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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newtownabbey
Town
Ballyclare
County
Antrim
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 10th April 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6431
Current location

Presbyterian Church
Doagh Road
Ballyclare
Newtownabbey
Antrim
BT39 9BQ
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: NW 42455 47041
Denomination: Presbyterian

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Description
Brass plaque with a wooden backboard and motto "Ardens Sed Virens" (Trans: "burning but flourishing") with the Burning Bush carved in the top surround.
Inscription
ERECTED BY THE CONGREGATION TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF THE 10 MEMBERS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ " THEY DO REST FROM THEIR LABOURS"/ AND IN SINCERE APPRECIATION OF THEIR SERVICES FREELY GIVEN BY THE FOLLOWING (NAMES)/ " THEIR WORKS DO FOLLOW THEM"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adrian, A
Adrian, H
Adrian, J
Beattie, D
Beattie, J
Beattie, R
Beggs, A
Brown, A
Brown, R J
Brown, S J
See details for all 79 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 79
    Served and returned: 69
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 104CM, width 101CM
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Responsibility
CONGREGATION

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