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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
North Devon
Town
Landkey
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25635

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Current location

Manor Rd
Landkey
North Devon
Devon
England

OS Grid Ref: SS 595 311
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
STONE PATTE CROSS ON TAPERING SHAFT. SQUARE-SET PEDIMENT WITH INSCRIPTION AND NAMES IN METAL LETTERING. PEDIMENT TOPS TWO-STEPPED OCTAGONAL BASE. WHOLE IS SET WITHIN WALLED ENCLOSURE.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD &/ IN HONOURED MEMORY OF/ (NAMES) OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 19/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cook, A
Cornish, C H
Cullen, P W
Gratton, A F
Gratton, S J
Gratton, T J
Gratton, W L
King, W
Ley, F J
Lock, F J
See details for all 13 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
  • LANDKEY 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

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