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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Clydesdale
Town
Carstairs
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Korean War (1950-1953)
Maker
Mr Buchanan, Carluke, Sculptor
Ceremony
  • Placed
    Date: 22 April 1920
    Attended by: Mr Buchanan, Carluke, sculptor
  • Unveiled
    Date: 16 May 1920
    Attended by: Sir John W. King, Bart. of Carstairs
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
83414
Current location

Village Green
School Road/Lanark Road junction
Carstairs
Clydesdale
Strathclyde
ML11 8QQ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 93845 46060
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Grey granite Celtic style Cross on tapered plinth and surrounded by railings.
Inscription
Face 1-ERECTED BY/THE INHABITANTS OF CARSTAIRS/IN MEMORY OF//THOSE CONNECTED WITH THE PARISH / WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919 /[names in 2 columns A-H] Face 2- [names L-R in a single column] Face 3-[names S-W in a single column] Face 4-ALSO /TO THE MEMORY OF//THOSE CONNECTED WITH THE PARISH /WHO FELL IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR / 1939 - 1945 /[names]/"WE WILL REMEMBER THEM"/KOREA 1950-1953 [name]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alexander, J
Allan, R A
Ballantine, A C
Barrie, W
Bennett, J L
Broatch, J
Brodie, G
Brownlie, J
Burke, P
Clark, C
See details for all 47 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 35
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 35
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank
    Order of information: surname
  • Korean War (1950-1953)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initial of forename, rank
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • 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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© WMR-83414

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