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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Glasgow
Town
Nitshill
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
86412
Current location

In Store. Reference PP 1992.28.1 (Board) and PP 1992.28.1.1 (Chain)
PP 1992.28.4 (Book of Remembrance)
200
Glasgow Museum Resource Centre
Woodhead Road
Nitshill
Glasgow
Strathclyde
G53 7NN
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 52137 60055
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Wooden carved memorial board commemorating steel workers from Colvilles, who died in WW1. Large wooden board with carved design in centre of light wood depicting a male worker in flat cap and apron holding shovel in one hand and sword in other, with flames to one side, and wing and anchor to other with dates 1939 1945 above. Sloped lower section to support book of remembrance with silver chain (fits with the rest of chain and silver clip,
Inscription
[unknown]
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: depth 247mm, height 1363mm, width 669mm
    Materials: Wood
  • Other structure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Silver
  • Book
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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