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St David's Memorial Park Parish Church, Kirkintilloch

 
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 05, 2007 3:39 am    Post subject: St David's Memorial Park Parish Church, Kirkintilloch Reply with quote

St David's Memorial Park Parish Church, Alexandra Road, Kirkintilloch, G65

This is a simple memorial in the churchyard. It is a celtic cross with wheel about 3m high with celtic carving on the cross and a central boss.





Inscription on shaft of cross. Names arranged alphabetically by surname. Forename and surname only given.

IN
MEMORY OF
ARCHIBALD ALEXANDER
JAMES CASSELS
ARCHIBALD COOPER
DAVID COOPER
SIMON DOWNIE
DANIEL FORREST
JAMES GARTSHORE
WILLIAM HENRY
JAMES McCLEMENT
ROSS D. MACINTYRE
WILLIAM S. SMITH
ALEXANDER URQUHART
WHO FELL IN THE WAR
1914 – 1918
ALEXANDER STIRLING
JAMES HAY
ALSO OF
ALEXANDER BELL
CHARLES CAMERON
ROBERT DICKSON
WILLIAM GRAY
WILLIAM JACK
JAMES SLIMON
ALEXANDER STIRLING
JOHN THORBURN
JOHN URQUHART
WHO FELL IN THE WAR
1939 – 1945

Inscription on plinth

ERECTED BY
ST DAVID’S
UNITED FREE CHURCH
KIRKINTILLOCH


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 23, 2011 4:15 am    Post subject: Unveiling info Reply with quote

(Glasgow Herald 8th of May 1922)
"A celtic cross erected adjacent to St. David's U.F. church, Kirkintilloch, as a memorial to the men of the congregation, 12 in all, who fell in the war, was unveiled by ex-Bailie Watson."

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