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South Ronaldsay War Memorial
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South Ronaldsay War Memorial

Date estimated.
Picture added on 25 November 2005
Unveiled August 1921. See comments on picture #1183
Added by Sandy on 05 April 2008
I believe my grandfather was the mason or one of the masons who built the stonework. His name was John Norquay from Quoygreen in Herston. He must have been a good mason because it's still standing. There is a war memorial at Loch Awe using the same figure as the "Hope" memorial.
Added by Laurence Norquay on 30 May 2010
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South Ronaldsay

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