previous
next
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Mark Newton 27 November 2016

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Mark Newton 27 November 2016 (WMR-12800)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Mark Newton 27 November 2016

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Mark Newton 27 November 2016 (WMR-12800)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Mark Newton 27 November 2016

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Mark Newton 27 November 2016 (WMR-12800)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Mark Newton 13.08.2017

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Mark Newton 13.08.2017 (WMR-12800)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:

Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Woodspring
Town
Clevedon
County
Avon
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902), First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MESSRS J N COX & SON
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 27th June 1903
    Attended by: MRS LIVINGSTONE OGILVY
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12800
Current location

Spray Point
Elton Road and The Beach
Clevedon
Woodspring
Avon
BS21 7RF
England

OS Grid Ref: ST4022171604
Denomination: Undefined

View location on Google Maps
Description
Three stepped base surmounted by square plinth, column and stone ball. Below the ball is an inverted dove of peace carrying a laurel wreath in its beak. Inscription on the sides of the plinth.
Inscription
Side one: IN COMMEMORATION OF/ PEACE/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE OFFICERS, NCOS/ AND MEN OF CLEVEDON AND DISTRICT/ WHO FELL IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE SOUTH AFRICAN WAR 1899 TO 1902/ THIS COLUMN IS ERECTED/ BY THEIR COMRADES AND GENERAL PUBLIC/ OF CLEVEDON AND DISTRICT. Side two: DEDICATED ALSO/ TO THE MEMORY OF THOSE MEN AND WOMEN/ OF CLEVEDON AND DISTRICT/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE TWO WORLD WARS/ 1914-1918 AND 1939-1945. 9 oclock face: (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bailey, William
Berthon, Herbert C W
Caines, Henry
Card, Henry
Griffin, Oliver
Hale, Sidney
Harvey, Frederick
Mortimer, Charles
Neades, William
Rideont, Ernest
See details for all 16 names
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 16
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Column
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite - Red
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 3FT, height 18FT, width 3FT
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • For Remembrance and in Honour of Those Who Lost Their Lives in the South African War 1899-1902 by Gildea, James 187 Published:Eyre and Spottiswoode 1911 London
  • THE 'LAST POST' by DOONER, MILDRED G 25 and 421 Source: Image Library Published:SIMPKIN, MARSHALL, HAMILTON, KENT & CO, LTD 1903 LONDON

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-12800

For queries, please contact memorials@iwm.org.uk.