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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Glasgow
Town
Nitshill
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
86402
Current location

In Store
Reference T.1993.5
200
Glasgow Museum Resource Centre
Woodhead Road
Nitshill
Glasgow
Strathclyde
G53 7NW
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 52137 60555
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Originally a tram depot
    Bus Depot
    Dalmarnock
    Glasgow
    Strathclyde
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Brass plaque on wooden backboard dedicated to those employees of the Glasgow Corporation Tramways, Dalmarnock Depot, who died during World War I. It features the Glasgow coat of arms at the top, inscription and list of names in centre, and an image of ‘Britannia’ holding a Union flag and a laurel wreath and the left.
Inscription
1914 1919/ERECTED IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THE/GLASGOW CORPORATION TRAMWAYS-DALMARNOCK DEPOT/WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR KING AND COUNTRY/IN THE GREAT WAR/[names in 3 columns]/"THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adam, John
Anderson, John
Barrett, Robert
Cameron, John
Campbell, John
Campbell, William D
Carroll, John
Cheyne, Andrew M
Cochrahe, Andrew S
Crabb, David
See details for all 58 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 58
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 58
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank, regiment, date of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 135mm, height 1020mm, width 1510mm
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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