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Memorial details

Memorial type
Clock or clock tower
District
Teignbridge
Town
Shaldon
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Malayan Emergency (1948-1960)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1921
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25955
Current location

East end corner of the Green
The Green
Shaldon
Teignbridge
Devon
TQ14 0EA
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 93372 72329
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Square brick column surmounted by clock and roof. Dedicatory inscription on two tablets on the 6 O'Clock face. Enlcosed by a low chain-link fence and metal railings.
Inscription
Upper Tablet: THIS MEMORIAL/ WAS ERECTED BY THE/ INHABITANTS OF SHALDON/ TO COMMEMORATE THE/ VICTORIOUS ENDING/ OF THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919/ AND IN THE GRATEFUL MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF SHALDON/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY./ "DULCE ET DECORUM/ EST PRO PATRIA/ MORI" / ERECTED 1921 Lower Tablet: ALSO/ IN GLORIOUS MEMORY/ OF THOSE WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES IN THE WAR OF/ 1939 - 45 WHOSE NAMES APPEAR ON/ THE ADJOINING PLAQUE Other Tablets: (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Carter, L E
Colbran, A A
Conybeare, G B
Cornish, J B
East, C R
Gates, A K
Graeme, L O
Horsham, N F
Lambe, J
Loram, A
See details for all 25 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 26
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: regiment
    Order of information: regiment
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,regiment
    Order of information: surname,regiment
  • Malayan Emergency (1948-1960)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: regiment,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Column
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick
Listing information
  • Shaldon 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
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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