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HER Number:MDV104335
Name:War Memorial and Roll of Honour in All Saints' Church

Summary

A war memorial in the church commemorates 18 men who fell during World War I. The church also displays a Roll of Honour containing the names of those who served in World War II.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 957 833
Map Sheet:SX98SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishKenton
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishKENTON

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

Walls, S., 2010, The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon, 332; Figure 7.19b; KEN02-03 (Post-Graduate Thesis). SDV355902.

The First World War Memorial Board was erected in addition to an obelisk and the Victory Hall.


Pearce, M., 2013, Local Plan Area War Memorials Data (Un-published). SDV355042.


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

A war memorial in the church commemorates 18 men who fell during World War I.
The church also displays a Roll of Honour containing the names of 80 men and women who served in World War 2, on which the names of the 8 men who died are marked with a cross. (This Memorial has been damaged by damp).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV351333Website: Brine, M. E.. 2013. War Memorials. http://www.devonheritage.org/WarMemorials.htm. Website. Photo. [Mapped feature: #63805 ]
SDV355042Un-published: Pearce, M.. 2013. Local Plan Area War Memorials Data. Teignbridge District Council War Memorial Survey. Digital.
SDV355902Post-Graduate Thesis: Walls, S.. 2010. The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon. University of Exeter. Digital. 332; Figure 7.19b; KEN02-03.

Associated Monuments

MDV10228Part of: All Saints' Parish Church, Kenton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Apr 23 2014 3:46PM