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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
West Devon
Town
Bridestowe
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
45863
Current location

NORTH EAST CORNER OF CHURCHYARD
ST BRIDGETS CHURCH
Bridestowe
West Devon
Devon
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 514 895
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
SIMPLE ROUGH HEWN CELTIC STYLE WHEEL CROSS ON SQUARE PLINTH AND SINGLE STEP
Inscription
(FRONT) IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS/ PARISH WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)/ "DEATH IS SWALLOWED UP IN VICTORY" 1 COR XV 51 (REAR) IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO FELL IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)/ "DEATH IS SWALOWED UP IN VICTORY"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ash, John
Barkell, Albert J
Kidd, James
Lake, Arthur
Laycock, John
Pencellya, Willim
Toms, Robert
See details for all 7 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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