United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorials
 The Imperial War Museum

WILTON PARISHIONERS - WW1

Our Ref: 44388

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Address

PARISH CHURCH
WILTON
BORDERS
Scotland
 
Type:Window
Denomination:Church of Scotland
OS Map Ref:NT 502 153

Inscription

TO THE HALLOWED AND GLORIOUS MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF THIS CONGREGATION WHO/ BY THE GRACE OF GOD GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/ THESE WINDOWS ARE DEDICATED/ IN HUMBLE GRATITUDE A.D. 1920/ (NAMES)/ SO HE PASSED OVER/ AND ALL THE TRUMPETS SOUNDED FOR HIM ON THE OTEHR SIDE/ HONOUR ALSO THOSE WHO FOLLOWED THEM/ 1939 - 1945

Components

ComponentMaterial(s)HeightWidthDepthCondition
TABLETGRANITE - POLISHED37IN60IN Good
WindowSTAINED GLASS 57IN Good

Physical Description

PAIR OF TWO LIGHT LANCET WINDOWS, DECORATED AS BELOW, WITH ACCOMPANYING TABLET

IN THE FIRST LIGHT ARE DEPICTED SOLDIERS AND A KNEELING KING BEFORE CHRIST IN MAJESTY WITH BATTLE SCENE BELOW

IN THE SECOND LIGHT ARE DEPICTED CHRIST, CLOAKED AND CARRYING A SWORD, BLESSING A KNEELING WARRIOR WITH FIGURES BEARING THE ARK OF THE COVENANT (?) BELOW

Wars Commemorated & People Remembered

WarFirst World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial:0
Served & Returned0
Died74
Is this an exact count?Not known
How are the names ordered?surname
What information is listed on the memorial? surname, forename
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?No
WarSecond World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial:0
Served & Returned0
Died0
Is this an exact count?Not known
How are the names ordered?Not known
What information is listed on the memorial?None
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?No

Maintenance

Are the letters difficult to read?No
Who is responsible for the memorial?

Maintenance History:

Ceremonies

Not known

Sponsorships

Sponsorship Type:None
Did this include a trust or scholarship?No
Did this include a roll of honour?NOT APPLICABLE
Cost of Site:Not known
Cost of Memorial:Not known
Comments on Costs:

Craftsmen

Not known

References

Co-ordinator's Comments:

Comments: 
Photographs:3
Other Documents:None
Form / Letter:F
Negatives:No
Drawings / Plans:No
Minutes:No