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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Kyle And Carrick
Town
Mossblown
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
81628
Current location

At the top of a narrow path between the 2 houses
just visible from the street
Between 53 and 55
Annbank Road
Mossblown
Kyle And Carrick
Strathclyde
KA6 5DZ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 40672 23100
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Tall tapering pillar on a pedestal and 3 stage base. The dedication is at the bottom of the pillar, the WW1 names on the pedestal and the WW2 names on the steps on the 6 o'clock face. For its size this must be one of the most invisible Civic memorials in the country- please follow locational instructions & consult the attached images carefully to locate it.
Inscription
Base of the shaft-IN HONOURED/MEMORY OF/THE MEN/OF ANNBANK/PARISH/WHO FELL IN/THE/GREAT WAR/1914-1918/LEST WE FORGET All 4 sides of the pedestal-[WW1 names] 6 o'clock face of the steps- 1939-1945/[names in 2 columns]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, John
Aird, Thomas
Aitken, J
Balfour, David
Bell, John J
Brady, T
Brown, David S
Chambers, James
Charteris, William
Clark, William
See details for all 64 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 53
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 53
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, rank, regiment, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initial of forename, rank, service
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Pillar
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Pedestal
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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