Miskin War Memorial

Miskin centre
Miskin

The pedestal has plaques attached to the sides recording those who served in the First World War,1914-18 war and the dead of that and the Second World War, 1939-45. A tall square pedestal with enriched finial, on a stepped square plinth. Above are wreaths in relief and a deep cornice with a frieze of flowers above which are niches with one order of shafts with moulded capitals and trefoiled arches with ogee gables. In the canopies are sculpted figures of a soldier, sailor and airman, while the fourth side is a robed woman holding a long scroll, representing a roll call of the dead. Above the niches the pedestal tapers and is crowned by a Celtic cross.