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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Exeter
Town
Exeter
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
Indian Mutiny (1857-1858)
Maker
Carlo Marochetti
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: C1869
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25216
Current location

IN THE NAVE
EXETER CATHEDRAL
Exeter
Exeter
Devon
EX1 1HS
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 921 925
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
LARGE WALL MOUNTED WHITE MARBLE TABLET WITH INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING IN THE CENTRE. IT IS FLANKED BY TWO BRONZE RELIEFS OF MOUNTED LANCERS STANDING SIDE ON WITH A PALM TREE IN FRONT OF THEM. BRONZE RELIEF OF LION'S HEAD WITH FOLIATE SCROLLING AND SUSPENDED MEDALS ABOVE INSCRIPTION. RELIEF OF FOLIATE SCROLLING BELOW INSCRIPTION.
Inscription
TABLET: ERECTED 1860 BY THE OFFICERS, NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS AND PRIVATES/ OF THE 9TH QUEENS LANCERS, WHO SERVED WITH THE REGIMENT IN INDIA, IN MEMORY OF THEIR COMRADES/ WHO FELL THERE IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY/ KILLED IN ACTION, OR DIED OF WOUNDS/ (Names)/ DIED FROM EFFECTS OF CLIMATE/ (Names) FRAMED AND GLAZED SIGN: THIS MEMORIAL WAS ERECTED TO THE MEMORY/ OF FIVE OFFICERS AND/ ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY-THREE OTHER RANKS/ OF THE/ 9TH QUEEN'S ROYAL LANCERS/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES DURING THE INDIAN MUTINY/ DURING THIS CAMPAIGN THE REGIMENT (...)/ (...)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allison, Samuel
Anson, Octavius H St Geo
Arnold, Daniel
Avery, James
Baker, Charles
Beckley, James
Beecham, William H
Bishopp, John
Bowling, William
Bulman, Edward
See details for all 117 names
Commemorations
  • Indian Mutiny (1857-1858)
    Total names on memorial: 117
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 117
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename,manner of death
    Order of information: manner of death,rank
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Detail
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
  • CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF ST PETER
  • Grade I
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other

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