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Memorial details

Memorial type
Lamp or lighting
District
Kirkcaldy
Town
Kinghorn
County
Fife
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
85382
Current location

Kinghorn Parish Church
Kinghorn
Kirkcaldy
Fife
KY3 9SX
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 27167 86951
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Previous locations
  • St Mary and St Leonard Church (The Tin Church)
    David the 1st Street
    Park Place
    Kinghorn
    Kirkcaldy
    Fife
    KY3 9RL
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: NT 26780 86590
    Denomination: Scottish Episcopal
Description
Sanctuary Lamp with associated Brass dedication plaque
Inscription
THE SANCTUARY LAMP/WAS DEDICATED TO GOD'S/ GLORY AS A THANK OFFERING/FOR PEACE AND IN MEMORY/OF THE FALLEN IN THE 2ND/WORLD WAR 1939-1945/ESPECIALLY [names] OF THIS/CONGREGATION/LET YOUR LIGHT SO SHINE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Palmer, Albert
Smith, Andrew
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Lamp or Lighting
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • warmemscot.s4.bizhat.com/viewtopic.php?t=8856&mforum=warmemscot

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