N Sawers Scott and I Sawers Scott
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|Denomination:||Church of England|
|Other Location Details:|
On the south wall of the nave
|OS Map Ref:||SJ 857 930|
Window: IN MEMORY OF NORMAN SAWERS SCOTT/ 2ND LIEUT. KING'S OWN SCOTTISH BORDERS 2ND BATTLN/ KILLED IN ACTION AT YPRES, FLANDERS/ APRIL 23RD 1915 AGED 20 YEARS
Plaque: ALSO IN HAPPY MEMORY OF HIS/ BROTHER IAN SAWERS SCOTT/ 2ND LIEUTENANT 2ND BATTALION/ KING'S OWN SCOTTISH BORDERERS/ KILLED AT THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME/ JULY 1ST 1916 AGED 19 YEARS, AND OF WILLIAM SAWERS SCOTT MD/ JAN 31ST 1923 AGED 62 YEARS
Plaque beside sword: REPLACEMENT SWORD/ PRESENTED BY/ WILIAM DOUGLAS YOUNG, WARDEN/ DEDICATED 2ND JULY 1989/ BY THE RECTOR
|Window|| ||1000mm||320mm|| ||Unknown|
|TABLET||Stone|| || || ||Unknown|
|Trophy/Relic||UNKNOWN|| || || ||Stolen|
|Trophy/Relic||UNKNOWN|| || || ||Good|
Stained glass window with two lights, a figure in each light. Between the lights is a Scottish officer's sword mounted onto a stone mullion. Below the window is a stone tablet with inscription.
Each window depicts a knight in armour. The one in the left light holds a St George flag and the one in the right light holds a St George shield. Each knights face is a portrait of one of the brothers.
Wars Commemorated & People Remembered
|War||First World War (1914-1918)|
|Total names on memorial:||2|
|Served & Returned||0|
|Is this an exact count?||Yes, an exact count|
|How are the names ordered?||year died|
|What information is listed on the memorial?|| surname, rank, year died, regiment, place of death, forename, age of death, relationships, additional|
|Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?||Yes|
|Are the letters difficult to read?||No|
|Who is responsible for the memorial?|
1988: Sword stolen. Replacement supplied by the National Army Museum.
|Sponsorship Type:|| Private|
|Did this include a trust or scholarship?||Yes|
|If so, for what purpose?|
To provide fresh flowers by the window weekly
|Did this include a roll of honour?||NOT APPLICABLE|
|Cost of Site:||Not known|
|Cost of Memorial:||Not known|
|Comments on Costs:|
| MANCHESTER UNIVERSITY||Builder|
| MANCHESTER UNIVERSITY||Designer|
Stone tablet with inscription was added in 1923.
The original sword belonged to Norman Sawers Scott.
|Form / Letter:||F|
|Drawings / Plans:||No|