Rousay War Memorial

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Address:

Brinian

Rousay

Scotland

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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Roadside
Description: Unknown cross
Materials:
  • Stone Granite
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
Conflicts:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: Unpolished grey granite cross, roughly finished with smooth banding around edges, carved with dates 1914 and 1918 in relief, with inset polished pink granite orb. Pedestal formed of four levels of unpolished grey granite, roughly finished with smooth banding around edges. Set into pedestal is polished pink granite scroll with inscription engraved and painted black. Rests on elevated concrete base surrounded by stepped concrete access path. Leaning against base is polished pink granite plaque with inscription engraved and painted black. Situated within a roughly triangular wooded enclosure bounded on south side by cast iron railings painted black, set into low flagstone rubble boundary wall capped with cement. To north, east and west flagstone boundary wall capped with cement. Access from road via concrete steps and path from southern corner of enclosure.
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1914:1918ROLL OF HONOUR 1939 – 1945

A GRAHAM SPARK CPT., JAMES BEWS PTE, GEORGE CRAIGIE PTE, JOHN CRAIGIE PTE, JOHN CRAIGIE PTE, DAVID FLAWS PTE, ALFRED GIBSON PTE, ALFRED C. GIBSON SAP., HUGH GIBSON PTE, JOHN DAVID GRIEVE L/C., GEO. INKSTER L/C., JOHN A.M. INKSTER PTE, JOHN LOGIE PTE, ISAAC MARWICK ENGINEER, JOHN H. MARWICK PTE, DAVID MUNRO PTE, HARRY REID PTE, EDWARD SEATTER PTE, JOHN S. GIBSON L/SGT., THOMAS WALLS SIGNALMAN, JAMES S. MAINLAND L.A.M.

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