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HER Number:MDV104329
Name:War Memorial in St. Saviour's Church

Summary

Memorial to the fallen of World War I.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 877 513
Map Sheet:SX85SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishDartmouth
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishDARTMOUTH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WAR MEMORIAL (World War I - 1914 AD to 1918 AD (Between))

Full description

Walls, S., 2010, The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon, DRT017 (Post-Graduate Thesis). SDV355902.


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

1914-1918 war memorial plaque


Imperial War Museum, 2014, War Memorials Archive, 25558 (Website). SDV356253.

Ornate wooden board with inscription (names) in three columns which are divided by pillars in relief. Inscription in gold lettering. Tracery carved at the top of the board.
Inscription in centre and on base: IN HONOURED MEMORY/ OF THOSE FROM THE/ (...) AND NEIGHBOURHOOD/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919/ "HE HOLDETH OUR SOULS IN LIFE"

Sources / Further Reading

SDV351333Website: Brine, M. E.. 2013. War Memorials. http://www.devonheritage.org/WarMemorials.htm. Website. [Mapped feature: #63798 ]
SDV355902Post-Graduate Thesis: Walls, S.. 2010. The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon. University of Exeter. Digital. DRT017.
SDV356253Website: Imperial War Museum. 2014. War Memorials Archive. www.ukniwm.org.uk. Website. 25558.

Associated Monuments

MDV8551Part of: St Saviour's Church, Dartmouth (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Mar 11 2019 11:13AM