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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Exeter
Town
Topsham
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War - civilians
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25421
Current location

PARISH CHURCH
Fore St
Topsham
Exeter
Devon
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 965 881
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
STONE CROSS SET ON OCTAGONAL PLINTH. PLINTH BEARS NAMES AND INSCRIPTION. PLINTH SURMOUNTS THREE-STEPPED BASE. SWW NAMES ON TOP STEP OF BASE.
Inscription
THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939-1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anstey, W
Baker, W H
Bevan, J H
Bolt, W
Bond, F
Chambers, W
Cobley, G A
Copland, H
Copland, W
Cornish, P
See details for all 69 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 69
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 69
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 18
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 5
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Topsham War Memorial
  • Grade II
  • 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

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.

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