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Rhu Village, Church Road (Off), War Memorial and Boundary Wall

A Category C Listed Building in Rhu, Argyll and Bute

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.017 / 56°1'1"N

Longitude: -4.781 / 4°46'51"W

OS Eastings: 226749

OS Northings: 683942

OS Grid: NS267839

Mapcode National: GBR 0B.SZY6

Mapcode Global: WH2M3.J1K3

Entry Name: Rhu Village, Church Road (Off), War Memorial and Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 18 March 1994

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 353851

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19499

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Rhu

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Lomond North

Parish: Rhu

Traditional County: Dunbartonshire

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Description

A N Paterson and Stoddart, circa 1920. War memorial situated in village green outside S wall of Church of Scotland churchyard.

Granite with polished granite dressings. Celtic cross with panels

of interlacing; wreath on lowest panel of shaft. Names inscribed

on pedestal base; lowest panel "greater love hath no man than this that a man lay down his life for his friend". Polished granite at base of cross

BOUNDARY WALL: low rubble wall with harl pointing and semicircular rubble coping surrounds memorial; 2 steps lead up to memorial.

Statement of Interest

Shandon War Memorial (now sited at Gullybridge), also designed by A N Paterson is listed separately.

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