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HER Number:MCO56286
Name:DELABOLE - C20 memorial garden


Delabole war memorial garden is located off High Street.

Grid Reference:SX 0682 8393
Parish:St Teath, North Cornwall, Cornwall
Map:Show location on Streetmap

Protected Status: None recorded

Other Statuses/Codes: none recorded

Monument Types

Full description

A war memorial garden off High Street, Delabole comprises a shrub border, with grass surrounding the paved memorial area. The garden is accessed off High Street, up a sloped slate path which leads to an area, roughly triangular in shape, also of slate, with the centrepiece being a roughly hewn granite war memorial (MCO56287). The garden was officially opened on 11th February 1992 by Sir George Croydon Marks M.P. In the eastern corner of the garden is a clock tower (Published in The Delabole Slate issue 311 (1). Extracts taken from an article in The Cornish and Devon Post, 22nd February 1922, Ray Warden).

<1> Delabole, 1985, The Delabole Slate, Issue 311, November 2011 (Article in serial). SCO25375.

Sources / Further Reading

[1]SCO25375 - Article in serial: Delabole. 1985. The Delabole Slate. Issue 311, November 2011.

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Associated Events: none recorded

Related records

MCO56287Related to: DELABOLE - C20 war memorial (Monument)


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No image caption available © Cornwall Council