Bellshill And Mossend War Memorial

Bellshill And Mossend War Memorial

Bellshill And Mossend War Memorial

Top ways to experience nearby attractions

Most Recent: Reviews ordered by most recent publish date in descending order.

Detailed Reviews: Reviews ordered by recency and descriptiveness of user-identified themes such as waiting time, length of visit, general tips, and location information.

5.0 of 5 bubbles1 review
Very good

Glasgow, UK185,717 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2020
This monument stands in tribute to the soldiers from Bellshill who died in the two world wars. The main monument features a sandstone plinth engraved with the names of the fallen. The plinth is surmounted by a Scottish soldier, dressed in battle gear, but wearing a Tam O’Shanter. On his back is a rucksack and he stands ready to march. The monument also includes a special dedication to recipient of a Victoria Cross, James Richardson, a piper with the 16th (Canadian Scottish) Battalion who volunteered to play his comrades over the top as well as rescuing several wounded comrades. The Richardson dedication is just behind the main monument.
Written 18 July 2020
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
Is this your Tripadvisor listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim your listing

BELLSHILL AND MOSSEND WAR MEMORIAL (2024) All You Need to Know BEFORE You Go (with Photos)

All things to do in Bellshill
RestaurantsFlightsHoliday RentalsTravel StoriesCruisesCar Hire