St. David’s RC Church, Dalkeith

WM name reference WMO/135137

Current Location:

St David's Roman Catholic Church Eskbank Road Dalkeith EH22 3BQ


The war memorial at the Catholic church of St David’s on Eskbank Road in the Midlothian town of Dalkeith takes the form of a calvary. A wooden crucifix stands on a stone plinth with a wooden canopy. The Christ figure is made of fibreglass and painted. At the base of the cross are three tablets laid on a gravelled base, surrounded by a stone kerb. The two outer tablets are longer and inscribed with names of the fallen. The dedication is on the smaller central tablet


World War 1

Surname First Name Date of Death Name of Memorial(s)
Farrell James 24-10-1914 St. David's RC Church, Dalkeith View
Malarkie John 16-11-1914 St. David's RC Church, Dalkeith View
Mulvey Thomas 8-2-1917 St. David's RC Church, Dalkeith View
McGhee James 6-12-1914 St. David's RC Church, Dalkeith View

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