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HER Number:MDV104323
Name:War Memorial in St. Peter's Church


Church contains a memorial to the fallen of World War I, and another to two who fell during World War II.


Grid Reference:SX 457 861
Map Sheet:SX48NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishLewtrenchard
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLEWTRENCHARD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WAR MEMORIAL (World War I to World War II - 1914 AD to 1945 AD (Between))

Full description

Cook, D., 2007, The Gould Monuments at Lewtrenchard, 239-277 (Article in Serial). SDV361649.

Brine, M. E., 2013, War Memorials, Photo (Website). SDV351333.

Church contains a memorial to the fallen of World War I.
A memorial to John Baring-Gould (a son of the Rev. Sabine Baring-Gould) and to his sons, including the two who died in the Second World War, is the only memorial in the church of this war.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV351333Website: Brine, M. E.. 2013. War Memorials. http://www.devonheritage.org/WarMemorials.htm. Website. Photo. [Mapped feature: #63792 ]
SDV361649Article in Serial: Cook, D.. 2007. The Gould Monuments at Lewtrenchard. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 139. Paperback Volume. 239-277.

Associated Monuments

MDV1606Part of: St. Peter's Parish Church, Lewtrenchard (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6318 - Archaeological monitoring at the churchyard of St Peter’s Church (Ref: 1000)

Date Last Edited:Aug 2 2018 8:08AM