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Minnigaff, Old Minnigaff, War Memorial

A Category C Listed Building in Minnigaff, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9666 / 54°57'59"N

Longitude: -4.4828 / 4°28'58"W

OS Eastings: 241156

OS Northings: 566376

OS Grid: NX411663

Mapcode National: GBR 4H.Y64K

Mapcode Global: WH3TF.3FLC

Entry Name: Minnigaff, Old Minnigaff, War Memorial

Listing Date: 3 August 1993

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 353639

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19310

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Minnigaff

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Mid Galloway and Wigtown West

Parish: Minnigaff

Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire

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Description

Circa 1919. Obelisk-type war memorial. Polished granite. 3-tier chamfered plinth. Corniced pedestal. Truncated obelisk; embossed Latin cross to W face; surmounted by festooned urn. W face of pedestal inscribed "In memory of the gallant men of the parish of Minnigaff who fell in the Great War 1914-1918" and remaining 3 faces inscribed with names. We face of pedestal base inscribed "And of those who fell in the World War 1939-1945", with names.

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