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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
North Cornwall
Town
Bude
County
Cornwall
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MR WALTER MARSDEN
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1922
    Attended by: LORD LIEUT OF CORNWALL
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
9268
Current location

Post code and coordinates are for Toutist Info Centre: exact location of memorial uncertain
but nearby
Shalder Hill
Bude
North Cornwall
Cornwall
EX23 8LE
England

OS Grid Ref: SS 20784 06137
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Tapered square stone pillar on single step. Surmounted by representation of TAC H lamp and stone flame. Plaques with names around base of column. 1WW and 2WW inscriptions about base of column and base step. Sword of Sacrifice on each side of the inscription. Carved foliate plaques on each side top of column.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbott, Sydney James
Abbott, Sydney James
Ayliffe, George Henry
Bailey, Frederick
Barrett, Bertram John
Barrett, Claude Treby Penwarden
Bates, Raymond Plumptre
Batten, Alfred Henry
Bissat, Francis Emile
Boon, George Edward
See details for all 103 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 38
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 38
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 64
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 64
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Column
    Measurements: height 20 FT
    Materials: Granite - Cornish
Listing information
  • THE 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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