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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Cumnock And Doon Valley
Town
Mauchline
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
81720
Current location

Cumnock Road
B705 junction
Mauchline
Cumnock And Doon Valley
Strathclyde
KA5 6AD
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 50053 26871
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
The Mauchline war memorial is constructed of red sandstone (presumably from the Aurshire quarries) with a tall column standing on a pedestal with Roman ionic capital crowned with an urn. A belt of bronze encirlcles the pedestal and is divided into panels with the names of the fallen of WW1- on 3 sides with each side divided into 5 sections, the 4th side is the dedication. Two additional bronze panels bear the names of the fallen of WW2. The whole sits on a 3 stage base and has railings around
Inscription
Dedication Plaque-TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF/THE MEN OF MAUCHLINE WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 Fixed direct to the wall above this plaque- 1914/1939+1918/1945 Other Faces- [WW1 names in 5 columns] Each of 2 Plaques- TO THE GLORY OF GOD/AND IN REMEMBRANCE OF OUR FALLEN/IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR/1939-1945/[names in 2 columns]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aird, Allan M
Allan, George
Barrie, Alexander
Barrie, William
Baxter, Alexander
Baxter, Archibald
Bell, David
Blair, George
Blair, John G
Bole, Samuel
See details for all 96 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 76
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 76
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Column
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
  • Urn
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
  • Pedestal
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Lettering
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Fence/ Railing
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wrought Iron
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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