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Port William, Maxwell Park, War Memorial

A Category C Listed Building in Mochrum, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7601 / 54°45'36"N

Longitude: -4.5831 / 4°34'59"W

OS Eastings: 233890

OS Northings: 543637

OS Grid: NX338436

Mapcode National: GBR HJ14.5D7

Mapcode Global: WH3VB.KMS5

Entry Name: Port William, Maxwell Park, War Memorial

Listing Date: 11 November 1994

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 353982

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19588

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Mochrum

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Mid Galloway and Wigtown West

Parish: Mochrum

Traditional County: Wigtownshire

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Description

Circa 1919. War memorial. Sandstone. Octagonal shaft, surmounted by cross; projecting dividing band, with thistle carvings; chamfered cross, with crocket detailing; embossed sword to W face of shaft. 2-tier pedestal, set on platform. W face of lower tier inscribed "lest we forget". Upper tier, with chamfered angles; copper panel to W face inscribed "In memory of the men of Mochrum who gave their lives for King and Country 1914-1918", with names; copper panel to S face inscribed "In memory of the men of Mochrum who gave their lives for

King and Country 1939-1945", with names.

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