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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hall / Institute
District
Mid Devon
Town
Tiverton
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
Ceremony
  • Opened
    Date: 1929
    Attended by: Undefined
  • Foundation Stone
    Date: 30 May 1928
    Attended by: Marjorie Lansdown Gregory
  • Undefined
    Date: 30 May 1928
    Attended by: Katharine Maud Lazenby JP
  • Undefined
    Date: 30 May 1928
    Attended by: Lady Heathcoat Amory
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
72373
Current location

The War Memorial Hall
Angel Hill
Tiverton
Mid Devon
Devon
EX16 6PE
England

OS Grid Ref: SS 95390 12504
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Large brick building which was previously used as a hotel. There is a large rectangular wooden board in the War Memorial Room with WW1 and WW2 names and other 20th cent. conflicts. There is also a slate board outside recording the purpose of the building.
Inscription
(Unknown) Slate Plaque-TIVERTON MEMORIAL HALL/This building was originally funded by public subscription/to honour those citizens of Tiverton who fell/in the Great War 1914-1918/Their names are inscribed on tablets in the/Memorial Room/as are the names of those who fell in World War II/and more recent conflicts
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Amory, Ludovic H.
Arnold, H E
Babb, E H
Bailey, G
Baillie, A.la T.
Baillie, D.
Baillie, E. H.
Baker, A
Baker, W O
Bale, R
See details for all 65 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 281
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 281
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Unknown
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 80
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 80
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Unknown
    Order of information: Undefined
  • 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Hall
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 35mm, height 460mm, width 710mm
    Materials: Slate
Listing information
  • WAR MEMORIAL LIBRARY AND HALL
  • 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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