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Memorial details

Memorial type
Clock or clock tower
District
Caradon
Town
St Dominick
County
Cornwall
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
50717
Current location

BY THE ENTRANCE TO THE CHURCH TOWER
ST DOMINIA CHURCH
St Dominick
Caradon
Cornwall
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 399 678
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
CLOCK WITH DEDICATORY WHITE MARBLE TABLET WITH MOULDED CORNICE. INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING. WW2 NAMES PLACED ON THE BASE THAT THE TABLET RESTS ON. WHITE MARBLE CROSS IS PLACED ABOVE THE CORNICE
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN PIOUS MEMORY OF THOSE FROM/ THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR/ THEIR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR, 1914-1919./ (NAMES)/ THE FOLLOWING ALSO SERVED IN THE NAVY/ (NAMES)/ IN THE ARMY/ (NAMES)/ THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED AND THE CLOCK PLACED IN/ THIS TOWER AS A THANKSOFFERING FOR THE SERVICES/ RENDERED BY THOSE NAMED ABOVE. ALSO FOR THE MANY/ MERCIES RECEIVED FROM ALMIGHTY GOD DURING THE/ WAR AND FOR THE BLESSING OF PEACE./ 1939 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Babb, R
Babb, W
Balsdon, W J H
Bassett, E
Bennett, H
Bennett, J
Bennett, J
Bennett, O B
Bennett, W
Bennetts, F R P
See details for all 132 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 134
    Served and returned: 117
    Died: 17
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,regiment
    Order of information: surname,regiment
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 3
    Died: 3
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Clock
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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