Tag Archives: The View

The South African Scottish Memorial in Parktown

The memorial was designed by William Tait Conner, a Glasgow born architect who moved to Johannesburg in 1903.  The sculptor was Arthur Taylor.   It is said that the face of the soldier is modelled after Capt. Thomas Hesketh Ross … Continue reading

Posted in Heritage, Johannesburg, Scottish Regimental, South Africa, World War 1, World War 2 | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on The South African Scottish Memorial in Parktown