Basic Site Details

Name: Old War Memorial
Town, district or village: West Kilbride
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Designed by L. D. Penman, of Fryers and Penman, the War Memorial in the form of a cross with encircling wreath was unveiled by Lord Glenarthur on the 27th of November 1921.
Contractor - Kirkwood and Smith, Glasgow.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1War memorial  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Bowfield Road and Yerton Brae   


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 127 November 1921 Unveiled 


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 3Arthur John FryersArchitect 1921  
Item 2 of 3Fryers & PenmanArchitectural practice 1921  
Item 3 of 3Larmont Douglas PenmanArchitect 1921 credited with design


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp678