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War Memorial Calzeat

A Category B Listed Building in Tweeddale West, Scottish Borders

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.609 / 55°36'32"N

Longitude: -3.4096 / 3°24'34"W

OS Eastings: 311297

OS Northings: 635946

OS Grid: NT112359

Mapcode National: GBR 43ML.M4

Mapcode Global: WH6V7.L8LX

Entry Name: War Memorial Calzeat

Listing Date: 23 February 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 332808

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1998

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Broughton, Glenholm and Kilbucho

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: Tweeddale West

Parish: Broughton, Glenholm And Kilbucho

Traditional County: Peeblesshire

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Description

1920. 1914-18 Broughton War Memorial obelisk of grey whin stone. Moulded plaque inscribed 'In reverent and loving memory of those from this parish who laid down their lives in the Great War for liberty and righteousness'.

Statement of Interest

Built of good quality local whin stone from Gameshope quarry. The memorial was originally located above a drystane dyke at the junction of the main road and the road to Kilbucho, at the S end of Broughton Village. Unveiled by novelist and historian John Buchan in 1920.

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